2016 Regional Grant Applications Are Now Available!

Application for the 2016 Child Care Aware regional grants are now available! Applications and application instructions can be downloaded below. Please keep in mind that applications are due September 25. Applicants will be notified of an award or denial on November 1. 

Application for Family Child Care programs
Instructions for Family Child Care programs

Application for Child Care Centers
Instructions for Child Care Centers

If you have any questions, please reach out to Tina Saue at tina.saue@prairiefive.org or (320) 269-8727 / (800) 292-5437.

Upcoming Grants/Develop Workshops

Join us for a free workshop to learn more about our regional grants and Develop! This is a great opportunity to get the application information and any questions you have answered before applications become available on September 1. 

The first half of each session will cover grant information, including how to apply, what you can apply for, and the requirements for receiving a grant. The second half of each session will focus on Develop and include information on registration, accessing your Learning Record, and the differences between an account and a membership. 

To attend, you MUST pre-register by contacting Tina at tina.saue@prairiefive.org or (320) 269-8727 / (800) 292-5437. Workshops are free and optional. No in-service hours will be given.

Date: Monday, August 29th
Time: 7:00-9:00pm
Location: Living Word Church (800 Southview Ct E)

Date: Tuesday, August 30
Time: 7:00-9:00pm
Location: Prairie Five CAC (719 N 7th St) 

Date: Wednesday, August 31
Time: 7:00-9:00pm
Location: Harmony River (1555 Sherwood St SE)

Waite Park
Date: Thursday, September 1
Time: 7:00-9:00pm
Location: Milestones (314 10th Ave S)