Niagara University

Niagara County Early Child Care Quality Improvement Project (QIP) Phase III – Focus on Kindergarten Transition

“This three-year grant supports the work of the Niagara County Early Chidcare Quality Improvement Project to focus on supports for young children transitioning form pre-k to kindergarten.”

CATEGORY: Strengthening Partner Capacity
LOCATION: Niagara University, NY
AMOUNT: $232,800 over Two Years
YEAR AWARDED: 2017
WEBSITE: http://www.niagara.edu


Gigi’s Playhouse: Providing a Welcoming Community Space for Individuals Living with Down Syndrome in Western New York

A former beauty school in Buffalo is now a lively gathering place for people with Down syndrome and their families. The spacious, welcoming site is GiGi’s Playhouse Buffalo, a local organization connected to the GiGi’s Playhouse national network of 51 Down syndrome Achievement Centers. Renovations to the space were complete and Executive Director Emily Mondschein … Continued