WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Warren County Head Start Inc was awarded a grant of over $1.5 Million dollars. The grant supports education projects from Head Start in the greater Glens Falls and Warren County community.

Congresswoman Elise Stefanik announced the award, from the Department of Health and Human Services. The exact dollar amount was $1,524,952. Warren County Head Start Inc provides early childhood education and development services for low-income children.

In a prepared statement Elise Stefanik commented:

“The Head Start program is crucial for early childhood development and it is crucial that we continue to provide resources to support them. I look forward to seeing tax dollars be returned to the district and making a positive impact, and I will continue to advocate for these programs at the federal level, as I do each year.”

Congresswoman Elise Stefanik, 21st District