YWCA Greater Cleveland

$98,000

Two-Generational Trauma-Informed Early Learning

This program provides trauma-informed, high-quality preschool and wraparound services for young children and their families that have experienced homelessness.


Starting Point

$145,000

Step Up To Quality Child Care Professional Development

This program promotes expansion of high-quality early childhood education through training and support for high-quality childcare centers to maintain and improve their Step Up to Quality rating.


Positive Education Program

$98,000

PEP Early Childhood Plus

This program provides consultation, training and support to enhance the capacities of caregivers working directly with young children presenting with significant social, emotional, behavioral and/or developmental challenges.


Nature Center at Shaker Lakes

$20,000

Nature-Based Early Education Programming

This program provides enrichment services that introduce preschoolers to environmental stewardship and science through hands-on classroom activities and field experiences at the Nature Center, as well as professional development to teachers.


Murtis H. Taylor Multi-Service Center

$37,500

Social & Emotional Development for Preschoolers

This program provides training and technical assistance to childcare centers to allow children with social and emotional special needs to integrate into a preschool environment.


Montessori Development Partnerships

$80,000

Stonebrook Montessori: Kindergarten Readiness

At this Montessori preschool in Glenville neighborhood, teachers provide developmentally appropriate activities in the areas of mathematics, language, sensorial (fine/gross motor) and practical life (care of self), with the sciences, cultural studies and history all present throughout the classroom, involving hands-on manipulative materials.


Literacy Cooperative

$20,000

Imagination Library

This literacy program provides children from birth through age 5 with new, age-appropriate book every month.


Family Connections of Northeast Ohio

$93,000

Supporting Partnerships to Assure Ready Kids (SPARK)

This home-visitation program prepares children and their parents for kindergarten through modeling activities and lessons that increase a child’s literacy, social-emotional and cognitive skills.


Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland

$85,000

Two-Generation Early Childhood Education Services

This program provides high-quality early childhood education services for infants, toddlers and their families in Cleveland and inner-ring suburbs.


Centers for Families and Children

$105,000

Kindergarten Readiness

This program provides high-quality early childhood education and home visitation programming for children ages 0-5.