First Children’s Finance is seeking communities in Greater Minnesota to participate in the 2021 Rural Child Care Innovation Program. The program aims to strengthen existing early care and education businesses, ensuring that children have continuity of care that prepares them for success in school and beyond and expands the availability of quality child care by creating new and innovative community solutions.
Communities selected to participate in the 2021 program will benefit from support and services from First Children’s Finance, including:
- Events that provide education on the links between quality child care, rural economic development, and viable communities
- Development of a community Core Team to drive change by identifying resources to increase the supply of high quality and affordable child care Continue reading