Comment history

Two child care facilities to close in Lawrence

This now makes four centers which have experienced heavy cuts from Success by Six funds this year - even they though SbS received the largest single increase in funding from United Way. If these four centers all received cuts this year, where is the money going?

January 28, 2013 at 3:09 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

Lawrence Chamber of Commerce to honor 3 for service to community at annual meeting

All good people and we deeply appreciate all they have done for our community.

January 21, 2013 at 10:48 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Life always uncertain for Douglas County social-service agencies

If Anna Jenny knows that there will be closings to classrooms for low-income families and DCCDA has fared well recently at the expense of other organizations, and DCCDA operates as a pass-through organization (like United Way) to provide scholarship funds to families in need why do the continue to provide scholarship funds to childcare centers for the wealthiest of groups in Lawrence and not redirecting a larger portion of funds to those classrooms which may be facing closings due to financial reasons?

January 16, 2013 at 11:28 a.m. ( | suggest removal )