Our local Empowerment
Area is a community collaboration which exists to coordinate
Iowa state initiatives and board activities, and plan for Empowerment
services under school readiness/early childhood legislation. We
serve the community by providing grants to local non-profits,
which serve children ages 0-5, under our locally designated priority
areas and within state legislative requirements. Also, we administer
childcare and preschool scholarships for low-income families.
This current fiscal year we are undergoing internal restructuring
and a re-designation of our priority areas.
together so every child is happy, healthy, and ready to learn.
strategies to improve the lives of young children and their families
through collaboration, coordination, and planning in Cerro Gordo,
Hancock, and Worth Counties.