MetroAction Partners with Success by Six

MetroAction Recieves Grant from Blue Ribbon FoundationMetroAction has partnered with the United Way of Lackawanna County’s Success by Six Program and the Old Forge, Carbondale Area, and Scranton School Districts to provide the Kindergarten Readiness Nutrition Education Program.

With funding from The Blue Ribbon Foundation of Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania, the program will educate local childcare providers and low-to-moderate income families on changes in nutrition habits and ways to foster healthy eating as children transition from daycare/home care to kindergarten.

Twenty (20) childcare providers across eight counties and 200 families in Lackawanna and Wayne Counties will benefit from this program. Learn more about how MetroAction is committed to improving the quality of child care in NEPA.