More children in the Cronulla will have access to a quality early childhood education, with the NSW Government today announcing $42,400 to invest in attendance-encouraging initiatives in the Cronulla and Miranda electorates.
Cronulla MP Mark Speakman said the funding – part of the NSW Government’s Community Grants program – aims to increase the number of Aboriginal children and children from disadvantaged backgrounds attending a preschool program.
The following services in the Cronulla electorate have been successful in their Community Grants application:
|Service Name||Amount Awarded (Ex. GST)||Activity|
|Kurnell Pre-School Kindergarten||$6,000.00||Staff development, purchase cultural resources|
|Jacaranda Preschool||$10,000.00||Staff development – embedding Aboriginal perspectives
For more information, visit the Department of Education website.