Hoeven: HHS Awards More Than $1.5 Million for Early Education in Southeastern North Dakota

WASHINGTON – Senator John Hoeven, a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has awarded more than $1.5 million to the Southeastern North Dakota Community Action Agency (SENDCAA) for its Head Start Birth to Five program. SENDCAA is based in Fargo and serves Steele, Traill, Cass, Ransom, Richland and Sargent counties.

“Through a combination of education, health and nutrition services, Head Start helps support the development and long-term success of children,” said Hoeven. “This award will help ensure access to these vital services for families and children in southeastern North Dakota.”