01.30.06

Burr Announces $4.2 Million for Guilford County

Funds to assist with Head Start projects

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Senator Richard Burr today announced $4,272,569 in federal funding from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for Guilford Child Development in Greensboro. The funding will assist the Head Start program at Guilford Child Development.

"Early education is critical to the developmental skills of a child and the Head Start program positively serves North Carolina's children well," said Senator Burr. "The funding will help Guilford Child Development succeed in preparing many of Guilford County's children for school."