WASHINGTON, D.C. (NMB) – U.S. Senator Jon Tester says that Head Start programs across Montana will receive a total of over $5 million in grant funding through the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) to help support in-person, comprehensive services this fall.
Nearly two dozen programs in Montana are receiving funding, including several in North-Central Montana:
- District 4 Human Resources Development Council in Havre ($190,244)
- Central Montana Head Start in Lewistown ($114,864)
- Action for Eastern Montana in Glendive, Malta, Glasgow and Miles City ($178,279)
- Opportunities Inc. in Great Falls ($555,176)
- Fort Peck Assiniboine and Sioux Tribes in Poplar ($253,658)
- Rocky Boy Schools in Box Elder ($285,964)
- Fort Belknap Community Council in Harlem ($224,942)
- Blackfeet Tribe of the Blackfeet Reservation in Browning ($484,583)
This funding is being distributed through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.