Porter-Leath receives $1.2M grant for head start programs

Porter-Leath receives $1.2M for early head start programs

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Porter-Leath is receiving a $1.2 million grant to operate its Early Head Start programs.

The grant comes from the Administration for Children and Families and the Office of Head Start.

For 160 years, Porter Leath has helped children get ready for kindergarten both academically and socially.

Each year, the program helps 5,000 children and their families in Shelby County.

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