Call to Action: Tell DC Council to Fund Subsidized Child Care

Child Care Providers Demand Funding

How much money were you making in 2004? Could you survive on that today? Maybe, maybe not. Might be a stretch but hey, times are tough. How about 27% of what you were making in 2004, could you survive on that? Unless 2004 was a real banner year and you made ten times what you’re […] . . . → Read More: Call to Action: Tell DC Council to Fund Subsidized Child Care

Doing Right By the District’s Children

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Child care in Washington DC is vital for a family to work, live, and participate in the community in a positive way. Without proper child care, parents- particularly single parents- may be forced to cut back their work hours, turn down promotions, or even quit their stable jobs. For the children, these early years provide […] . . . → Read More: Doing Right By the District’s Children

Another Gray Administration Attack On Child Care

Children from Zena's Child Development Center in Southeast lobby DC's City Council to fund the subsidized child care program.

Listen up!! The Mayor and his administration have done it again! Another one bites the dust in The Division of Early Care and Education. Just this past week the Assistant State Superintendent for Early Care and Education was tossed to the winds and terminated from her position. That makes 5 turnovers in the past 2 years. […] . . . → Read More: Another Gray Administration Attack On Child Care

Subsidized Child Care for Middle Class Parents. Hm?

DC Urban Moms and Dads Co-Founders Maria Sokurashvili and Jeff Steele

DC’s Subsidized Child Care Program is set up to help low-income parents cover the cost of child care while they work, look for work or go to school. A good idea, right? We’re always hearing about how tight the city’s budget is, but if our elected officials want to collect revenue in taxes from parents […] . . . → Read More: Subsidized Child Care for Middle Class Parents. Hm?

DC Doesn’t WORK without Child Care!

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Join Other Parents in the Child Care for All Campaign Stand up for quality affordable child care for all DC families! YOUR VOICE NEEDS TO BE HEARD! Join Us @ the William O. Lockridge/Bellevue Library on Saturday, September 29, 2012 From 12:00pm to 2:00 pm @ 115 Atlantic Street SW Washington, DC 20032 Closest Metro is Anacostia […] . . . → Read More: DC Doesn’t WORK without Child Care!