We are pleased to announce that the Dollar General Literacy Foundation has awarded Family Life Child Care Center in Maple Heights with a $2000 grant to support our summer reading program. This local grant award is part of over $7.1 million in grants awarded to more than 900 schools, nonprofits and organizations across the 43 states that Dollar General serves.
“Reading to children is one of the most important things we can do to prepare them for a lifelong love of learning,” says Julie Piazza-King, Director, Family Life Child Care Centers. “Our Maple Heights Center is thrilled to be the recipient of this grant so that we can expand our summer reading program and are very grateful to the Dollar General Literacy Foundation for their generosity!”
The Dollar General Literacy Foundation is proud to support initiatives that help others improve their lives through literacy and education. Since its inception in 1993, the Dollar General Literacy Foundation has awarded more than $120 million in grants to nonprofit organizations, helping more than 7.3 million individuals take their first steps toward literacy or continued education.
Family Life Child Care Centers provide the highest quality of child care for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years. After-school and summer camp programs are offered for children in kindergarten through fifth grade. The Dollar General Literacy Foundation is proud to support initiatives that help others improve their lives through literacy and education as part of the company’s mission of Serving Others for over 20 years.