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Palmetto, Florida, July 22, 2016 – The Early Learning Coalition (ELC) of Manatee County, Inc.has been awarded a ,000 grant from the Rays Baseball Foundation to provide books for the Raising A Reader component of its new Early Steps to School Success (ESSS) program.The Early Learning Coalition of Manatee County was today honored at the 25th Annual Manatee County Chamber of Commerce and The Manatee County School Board - Business & Education Partnership Awards with the prestigious Barry Jones Business Partner Empowerment Award.We were awarded this for our publishing of the NEXTGEN Family Magazine and our partnership with its distribution throughout the school district.The ELC of Manatee County has been awarded a 00 grant from the Lakewood Ranch Community Fund of the Manatee Community Foundation.The grant is for the continued implementation of the nationally renowned "Raising a Reader" program, whose network offers an evidence-based early literacy and parent engagement program that has demonstrated improvement in the reading readiness skills of children from birth to age five.The Raising A Reader materials will provide 50 children and their parents with 100 award-winning books to read at home during this school year.
The Early Learning Coalition of Manatee’s website and staff are here to serve the children and families of Manatee County, and we do so with commitment and great pride.
(ELC) has been honored with the 2016 Outstanding Directors Award by the Tampa Bay Business Journal.
The Tampa Bay Business Journal recognizes Tampa Bay-based 501(c)(3), non-foundation community organizations benefiting residents of the eight counties in the Greater Tampa Bay Metro Area, who are fiscally responsible and accountable with regard to program outcomes.
has been awarded a 38 grant from the Lakewood Ranch Community Fund of the Manatee Community Foundation.
The grant will support the ELC 'STEAM Machine' as it arrives at early learning classrooms in the Lakewood Ranch area.
The grant is for implementing the nationally renowned "Raising a Reader" program, whose network offers an evidence-based early literacy and parent engagement program that has demonstrated improvement in the reading readiness skills of children from birth to age five.