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BTW Preschool & Head Start

The essence of the Booker T. Washington Child Development Center is our dedication to serving young children and their families. We understand that parents are the primary educators and role models for their children. All of our programs support parents as they pursue social, economic, and educational achievement.
 
We offer two primary programs: a free Head Start program and a tuition based Preschool program for ages 3-5 with some scholarships available. Our programs have received a five-star rating from First Things First, their highest rating. Our Head Start program is offered at multiple locations in the Eastlake and Garfield communities. Head Start and Preschool are available at our main campus at 1519 E. Adams Street.

Jevin Hodge Appointed to Arizona House of Representatives

KTAR.COM PHOENIX — The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors announced Wednesday former congressional candidate Jevin Hodge was appointed to the Arizona House of Representatives, replacing the departed Athena Salman.

Hodge will serve District 8 through 2024. The position is up for election in November’s general election.

“I am humbled by this appointment and grateful to all who supported me,” Hodge said in a press release. “Now, it’s time to get to work. My door is open to anyone who wants to make a difference for Arizona.”

Hodge works as the director of national engagement, partnerships and innovation for consulting firm LINK Strategic Partners. He also serves as president and board chairman for the nonprofit Booker T. Washington Child Development Center.

“Jevin Hodge has proven himself to be an independent thinker and business advocate who puts community wellbeing ahead of politics,” Maricopa County Board of Supervisors Vice Chairman Thomas Galvin said in a press release.

“I appreciated his thoughtful answers to my questionnaire, and I believe he will be a voice of reason and a potential consensus builder at the state Capitol.”

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M.A.N.C.A.V.E. is a partnership between the city of Phoenix Human Services Department, My Brother's Keeper, Greater Phoenix Urban League and the Booker T. Washington Child Development Center. Whether in-person or virtually, M.A.N.C.A.V.E., provides services that promote responsible fatherhood, healthy marriages, and economic mobility.

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Head Start & Preschool

BTW is registering now for the openings at all locations. Please click the links below for information and how to register.

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Celebrating over 55 years since our founding.

Donations of any amount to support our programs are always greatly appreciated.

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