From the Bridgeport YMCA: BRIDGEPORT YMCA RECIEVES $17,620 GRANT FROM FAIRFIELD COUNTY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION TO HELP YOUTH –Funding Supports YMCA Summer Day Camp Program– The Fairfield County Community Foundation (FCCF), recently awarded the Bridgeport YMCA a grant for $17,620 in support of the YMCA’s Summer Day Camp Program, which emphasizes educational and recreational achievement while [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Tim Bartlett'
May 18th, 2011 · No Comments · Analysis and Comment, Best of Bridgeport, Education
Who knew the Bridgeport YMCA is the largest provider of day care in the city? More than 1,000 kids each day are touched by the Y through education, day care, pre-school, summer camps, and more. A whole bunch of programs for adults as well.
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June 10th, 2010 · 21 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Budget, Education, State Politics
Negotiators for the Bridgeport Board of Education and teachers union have been talking. Doesn’t sound like the union reps want to hear it. The BOE is operating with a flatline budget for the spending year that begins July 1. How about some concessions to avoid layoffs? No way, say union negotiators. Okay, here come the layoff slips, [...]