Washington, D.C.  – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik announced Lewis County Head Start will receive a $1,445,236 grant from the Department of Health and Human Services. The Head Start program provides comprehensive early childhood education and development services to promote school readiness for low-income children.

“There is no greater investment than one that helps our children. I am excited to announce this significant funding for the Head Start program of Lewis County, as it continues to provide essential resources and support to improve the development of kids in our rural communities.” said Congresswoman Stefanik.