Preliminarily Selected Awardees

After a rigorous application and review process, negotiations have begun with these agencies that have been tentatively selected to receive five-year grants to provide Head Start and/or Early Head Start services. Final grantees will be announced by July, once the Notice of Awards (NOAs) have been issued to successful agencies.

Alabama Preliminarily selected awardee(s)
Autauga, Chilton, Elmore and Shelby Counties, Alabama (HS, EHS) Elmore/Autauga Community Action Committee
Huntsville, Madison, and Limestone Counties, Alabama (HS) Community Action Partnership of North Alabama, Inc.
Huntsville, Madison, and Limestone Counties, Alabama (EHS) Childcare Resource Network, Inc.
Mobile and Washington Counties, Alabama (HS) Mobile Community Action, Inc.
Talladega, Clay, Randolph, Calhoun, Cleberne, and Coosa Counties, Alabama (HS); Talladega, Calhoun, and Coosa Counties, Alabama (EHS) Talladega Clay Randolph Child Care Corporation
Arkansas Preliminarily selected awardee(s) Go to top
Arkansas, Lincoln, and Lonoke Counties, Arkansas (HS, EHS) Community Action Program of Central Arkansas
Communities within Pulaski and Garland Counties, Arkansas (EHS) Safe Haven Shelter for Women and Children, Inc.
Conway, Franklin, Johnson, Logan, Perry, Polk, Pope, Scott, and Yell Counties, Arkansas (HS, EHS) Save the Children Federation
California Preliminarily selected awardee(s) Go to top
Butte, Sutter, and Yuba Counties, California (HS, EHS) E. Center
California (MSHS) E. Center
Communities within Los Angeles County, California (HS) Baldwin Park Unified School District
Child Care Resource Center
Foundation for Early Childhood Education, Inc.
Hacienda La Puente Unified School District
Human Services Association
Los Angeles County Office of Education
Montebello Unified School District
Options - A Child Care and Human Services Agency
Pacific Asian Consortium in Employment
St. Anne's Maternity Home
Training and Research Foundation
Volunteers of America of Los Angeles
Communities within Los Angeles County, California (EHS) Baldwin Park Unified School District
Child Care Resource Center
Children's Institute, Inc.
Foothill Family Service
Los Angeles County Office of Education
Pacific Asian Consortium in Employment
Volunteers of America of Los Angeles
Contra Costa County, California (HS, EHS) Contra Costa County
The Spanish Speaking Unity Council of Alameda County, Inc.
San Mateo County, California (HS, EHS) Institute for Human and Social Development, Inc.
Colorado Preliminarily selected awardee(s) Go to top
Fremont County, Colorado (HS) Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments
Rio Grande County, Colorado (HS) Monte Vista Community Center, Inc.
Connecticut Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
City of New Haven in New Haven County, Connecticut (HS, EHS) New Haven Public Schools
Florida Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
City of Southport and Panama City, FL (HS); Cities of Apalachicola, Panama City, and Southport, Florida (EHS) Early Education and Care, Inc.
Martin County, Florida (EHS) Dunbar Center, Inc.
Okaloosa County, Florida (HS, EHS) Okaloosa County Comprehensive Head Start Child Development, Inc.
Georgia Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Baldwin County, Georgia (HS) Baldwin County Board of Education
Bartow, Floyd, Gordon, Haralson, Paulding, and Polk Counties, Georgia (HS) Tallatoona Community Action Partnership, Inc.
Illinois Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Alexander, Hardin, Johnson, Massac, Pope, Pulaski, and Union Counties, Illinois (HS, EHS) Southern Seven Health Department
Bond, Clinton, Marion, Washington, and Franklin Counties, Illinois (HS) B.C.M.W. Community Services, Inc.
Macon County, Illinois (HS) Decatur-Macon County Opportunities Corporation
Peoria County, Illinois (HS, EHS) Peoria Citizens Committee for Economic Opportunity, Inc.
Stephenson and Jo Daviess Counties, Illinois (HS) Northwestern Illinois Community Action Agency, Inc.
Waukegan Township within Lake County, Illinois (EHS) Ounce of Prevention Fund
Winnebago County, Illinois (HS, EHS) City of Rockford, Human Services Department
Indiana Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Benton, Boone, Fountain, Montgomery, Parke, Vermillion, and Warren Counties, Indiana (HS, EHS) Community Action Program, Inc. of Western Indiana
Clark County, Indiana (HS, EHS) Community Action of Southern Indiana, Inc.
Tippecanoe County, Indiana (HS, EHS) Bauer Family Resources, Inc.
Wayne County, Indiana (HS, EHS) Community Action of East Central Indiana, Inc.
Iowa Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Audubon, Calhoun, Carroll, Dallas, Greene, Guthrie, and Sac Counties, Iowa (HS); Carroll, Dallas, Greene, and Guthrie Counties, Iowa (EHS) New Opportunities, Inc.
Clarke, Decatur, Lucas, Monroe, and Wayne Counties, Iowa (HS); Clarke and Decatur Counties, Iowa (EHS) South Central Iowa Community Action Program
Kansas Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Clay, Cloud, Ottawa, Republic, and Washington Counties, Kansas (HS, EHS) Clay County Child Care Center
Johnson County, Kansas (HS, EHS) Head Start of Shawnee Mission, Inc.
Kentucky Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Lincoln County, Kentucky (HS, EHS) Lincoln County Board of Education
Louisiana Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Lincoln and Union Parishes, Louisiana (HS) Lincoln Total Community Action, Inc.
Rapides Parish, Louisiana (HS, EHS) Rapides Parish School District
St. Mary and Vermilion Parishes, Louisiana (HS) St. Mary Community Action Committee Association, Inc.
Maryland Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Calvert, Charles, and St. Mary's Counties, Maryland (HS) Calvert County Public Schools
Southern Maryland Tri-County Community Action Committee, Inc.
St. Mary's County Public Schools
Montgomery County, Maryland (EHS) Family Services Agency, Inc.
Massachusetts Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Hampshire and Franklin Counties; Westfield, West Springfield, Agawam, Southwick, Tolland, Russell, Blandford, and Montgomery in Hampden County, Massachusetts (HS); Hampshire County; Greenfield, Turners Falls, and Orange in Franklin County, Massachusetts (EHS) Community Action of Franklin, Hampshire, and N. Quabbin
Malden, Medford, Everett, Stoneham, Melrose, Reading, Wakefield, North Reading, and Winchester in Middlesex County, Massachusetts (HS) Tri-City Community Action Program, Inc.
Michigan Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Barry, Calhoun, and St. Joseph Counties, Michigan (HS, EHS) Community Action Agency of South Central Michigan
Genesee County, Michigan (HS) Genesee County Community Action Resource Department
Genesee Intermediate School District
Genesee County, Michigan (EHS) Genesee County Community Action Resource Department
Kalamazoo County, Michigan (HS) Kalamazoo Regional Educational Service Agency
Monroe County, Michigan(HS) Monroe County Intermediate School District
Minnesota Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
City of Minneapolis within Hennepin County, Minnesota (EHS) Parents In Community Action, Inc.
Marshall, Norman and Polk Counties, Minnesota (HS); Norman, Polk and Steele Counties, Minnesota (EHS) Tri-Valley Opportunity Council, Inc.
Western part of Hennepin County and Wright County, Minnesota (HS) Wright County Community Action, Inc.
Mississippi Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Benton County, Mississippi (HS) Institute of Community Services, Inc.
George County, Mississippi (HS) Singing River Educational Association, Inc.
Missouri Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Jackson, Clay, and Platte Counties, Missouri (HS, EHS) Mid America Regional Council
Montana Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Gallatin, Meagher and Park Counties, Montana (HS) Human Resource Development Council of District IX, Inc.
New Jersey Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Atlantic and Cape May Counties, New Jersey (HS, EHS) Tri-County Community Action Agency, Inc. (trading as Gateway Community Action Partnership)
Cities of Patterson and Prospect Park in Passaic County, New Jersey (HS, EHS) Bergen County Community Action Partnership, Inc.
Cumberland, Gloucester, Mercer, and Salem Counties, NJ (HS); Cumberland, Gloucester, and Salem Counties; and the City of Sicklerville in Camden County, New Jersey (EHS) Tri-County Community Action Agency, Inc. (trading as Gateway Community Action Partnership)
New York Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Albany County, New York (HS) Albany County Opportunity, Inc.
Bronx and New York Counties, New York (EHS) Association to Benefit Children
The Children's Aid Society
New York, Bronx, Kings, Queens, and Richmond Counties, New York (HS) Association to Benefit Children
B'Above Worldwide Institute, Inc.
Bank Street College of Education
Bedford Stuyvesant Early Childhood Development Center, Inc.
Cardinal McCloskey School and Home for Children
Catholic Charities Neighborhood Services, Inc.
Child Development Center of Mosholu Montefiore Community Center, Inc.
Chinese Community Concerns Corporation, Chinatown Head Start
Educational Alliance, Inc.
Hudson Guild, Inc.
Leake and Watts Services, Inc.
Lenox Hill Neighborhood House, Inc.
New York City Administration for Children's Services
Shira Association Inc.
Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York
United Academy, Inc.
Visiting Nurse Service of New York Home Care
Y.M. & Y.W.H.A. of Williamsburg, Inc.
Yeled v'Yalda Early Childhood Center, Inc
Yeshiva Kehilath Yakov, Inc.
Orleans and Genesee Counties, New York (HS, EHS) Community Action of Orleans and Genesee, Inc.
Steuben and Yates Counties, New York (HS, EHS) Pro Action of Steuben and Yates, Inc.
Village of Kiryas Joel in Monroe County, New York (HS, EHS) Kiryas Joel Municipal Local Development
North Dakota Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Cass, Ransom, Richland, and Sargent Counties, North Dakota (HS); Cass County, North Dakota (EHS) Southeastern North Dakota Community Action Agency
Ohio Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Auglaize, Champaign, Darke, Greene, Logan, Miami, Shelby, and Van Wert Counties, Ohio (HS); Auglaize, Champaign, Darke, Greene, Logan, Miami, Preble, Shelby, and Van Wert Counties, Ohio (EHS) Council on Rural Service Programs, Inc.
Cities of Cleveland and East Cleveland within Cuyahoga County, Ohio (EHS) Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland
Cuyahoga County, Ohio (HS) Center for Families and Children
Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland
Clark, Madison, and Montgomery Counties, Ohio (HS, EHS) Miami Valley Child Development Centers, Inc.
Fayette County, Ohio (HS, EHS) Community Action Commission of Fayette County
Franklin County, Ohio (HS) Child Development Council of Franklin County, Inc.
YMCA of Central Ohio
Franklin County, Ohio (EHS) Child Development Council of Franklin County, Inc.
Lake County, Ohio (EHS) Crossroads Lake County Adolescent Counseling Services
Preble County, Ohio (HS) Council on Rural Service Programs, Inc.
Oklahoma Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Cleveland, Commanche, and Pottawatomie Counties, Oklahoma (HS); Cleveland, Commanche, Pottawatomie and Seminole Counties, Oklahoma (EHS) Crossroads Youth & Family Services, Inc.
Mayes, Rogers, Nowata, Washington and Wagoner Counties; City of Broken Arrow in Tulsa County, Oklahoma (HS, EHS) Community Action Resource and Development, Inc.
Oregon Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Clackamas County, Oregon (HS, EHS) Clackamas County Children's Commission
Yamhill County, OR (HS, EHS) Head Start of Yamhill County
Pennsylvania Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Allegheny County, Pennsylvania (HS); City of Pittsburgh within Allegheny County, Pennsylvania (EHS) School District of Pittsburgh
Berks County, Pennsylvania (HS) Berks County Intermediate Unit
Blair County, Pennsylvania (HS) Child Advocates of Blair County, Inc.
Clarion and Jefferson Counties, Pennsylvania (HS, EHS) Jefferson-Clarion Head Start, Inc.
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania (HS) Community Action Program of Lancaster County, Inc.
York County, Pennsylvania (HS) Community Progress Council, Inc.
Puerto Rico Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Mayaguez, Las Marias, Maricao, Hormigueros, and Anasco Municipalities, Puerto Rico (HS) Municipal Government of Mayaguez
Municipality of San German
South Carolina Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Chesterfield and Marlboro Counties, South Carolina (HS) Chesterfield-Marlboro Economic Opportunity Council, Inc.
Tennessee Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Bedford, Coffee, Franklin, Giles, Hickman, Lawrence, Lewis, Lincoln, Marshall, Maury, Moore, Perry, and Wayne Counties, Tennessee (HS, EHS) South Central Human Resources Agency
Dickson, Houston, Humphreys and Stewart Counties, Tennessee (HS) Highland Rim Economic Corporation
Texas Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Atasoca, Karnes, and Wilson Counties, Texas (HS) BCFS Education Services
Blanco, Caldwell, and Hays Counties, Texas (HS, EHS) Community Action, Inc. of Central Texas
City of San Antonio (Including Bexar County), Texas (HS) Avance-San Antonio, Inc.
City of San Antonio
Education Services Center, Region 20
Family Service Associates of San Antonio, Inc.
Parent Child, Inc.
South San Antonio Independent School District
Galveston County, Texas (HS) Hitchcock Independent School District
Texas City Independent School District
Southwest Harris County, Texas (HS, EHS) Neighborhood Centers, Inc.
Virginia Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Albemarle, Fluvanna, Louisa, and Nelson Counties, including the City of Charlottesville, Virginia (HS) Monticello Area Community Action Agency
Arlington County, Virginia (HS); Arlington, Loudoun and Prince William Counties and the Cities of Manassas and Manassas Park, Virginia (EHS) Northern Virginia Family Service
Bland, Smyth, Tazewell, and Wythe Counties, Virginia (HS) Clinch Valley Community Action
Mountain Community Action Program, Inc.
Brunswick, Dinwiddie, Greensville, Surry, and Sussex Counties, Virginia (HS) The Improvement Association
Cities of Staunton, Waynesboro, and Harrisonburg, and Augusta, Bath, Highland, and Rockingham Counties, Virginia (HS) Augusta County of School Board Office
City of Winchester; Frederick and Clarke Counties, Virginia (HS) Tri-County Virginia Opportunities, Inc. dba Apple Country Head Start
Fauquier County, Virginia (HS) Fauquier Community Action Committee, Inc.
Orange County, Virginia (HS, EHS) Orange County Board of Education
Powhatan County, and the Cities of Richmond and Petersburg, Virginia (HS); City of Richmond, Virginia (EHS) Richmond Public Schools
Virgin Islands Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
U.S. Virgin Islands (St. Thomas, St. Croix, and St. John) (HS) VI Department of Human Services
Washington Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
King County including the City of Seattle, Washington (HS) Children’s Home Society of Washington
Puget Sound Educational Service District
King County including the City of Seattle, Washington (EHS) Neighborhood House
Whatcom County, Washington (HS, EHS) Opportunity Council
West Virginia Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Kanawha County, West Virginia (HS) Kanawha County Schools
Nicholas County, West Virginia (HS) Nicholas County Community Action Association, Inc.
Wisconsin Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Buffalo, Eau Claire, Jackson, and Trempealeau Counties, Wisconsin (HS) Western Dairyland Economic Opportunity Council, Inc.
Milwaukee County, including the City of Milwaukee, Wisconsin (HS) Community Relations-Social Development Commission
Council for the Spanish Speaking, Inc.
Milwaukee Public Schools
Next Door Foundation, Inc.
Multi-State Grant Awards Preliminarily selected awardee(s)Go to top
Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia (MSHS) East Coast Migrant Head Start Project
NYS Federation of Growers and Processors Associates
Telamon Corporation
Minnesota and North Dakota (MSHS) Tri-Valley Opportunity Council, Inc.

Last Reviewed: April 2013

Last Updated: June 28, 2013