The Mayor of Allentown, Ed Pawlowski, has proclaimed July Pre-K for PA Month and signed the City of Allentown on as a supporting organization. The Pre-K for PA issue campaign advocates for high-quality preschool for all of Pennsylvania’s three-and-four-year olds.
Other supporting Allentown organizations include Care-A-Lot Child Care, Lehigh Valley Children’s Center, Inc., Lifespan Day Care, Allentown YMCA & YWCA, Promise Neighborhoods of the Lehigh Valley, St Luke’s Neighborhood Center/The Neighborhood Center, The Cuddle Zone Learning Center, United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley and The Children’s Center – Volunteers of America.
This initiative was launched by a statewide
coalition, including Delaware Valley Association for the Education of Young
Children, Economy League of Greater Philadelphia, Fight Crime: Invest in Kids,
Mission: Readiness, Pennsylvania Association for the Education of Young
Children, Pennsylvania Head Start Association, Pennsylvania Partnerships for
Children, Pittsburgh Area Association for the Education of Young Children,
Public Citizens for Children and Youth, and United Way of Greater Philadelphia
and Southern New Jersey.
You can sign up at www.prekforpa.org, like them at Facebook.com/prekforpa, or follow @prek4pa.