CAPCC Head Start (Johnstown, PA)

Name

  • Name:Stacie Horvath
  • Title:CAPCC HS Director

Organization Address

  • Organization Name:CAPCC Head Start
  • Address:516 Main Street
    Johnstown, PA 15901
    United States

Organization Phone

  • Main phone:814-536-9031
  • Main fax:814-539-4943

User Phone

  • Direct phone:814-361-6310
  • Mobile phone:814-418-3650

User Email

Location

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General

  • Mission:
  • Head Start is a component department of Community Action Partnership of Cambria County (CAPCC), a non-profit organization with the following mission statement. Community Action changes peoples' lives, embodies the spirit of hope, improves communities, and makes America a better place to live. We care about the entire community, and we are dedicated to helping people help themselves and each other.

  • History:
  • Head Start is a federally funded entitlement grant program started by Lyndon Johnson as a help to fix poverty and provide meals to poor children. Head Start first began as a six week summer program where poor children received meals and did some crafts with other kids. It later grew to a multi-billion dollar funded program that provides comprehensive services to preschool aged children and their families. Head Start provides education, nutrition, health services, medical and dental services and referrals, transportation, literarcy, and socialization with age-appropriate peers. Head Start also assists parents with many poverty issues and encourages families to become self-sufficient. This an income-eligibility program where families are at 100% of the poverty guideline.

  • Year established:1966
  • Endowment:Unknown

Staff

  • Executive / Trustee board size:18
  • Advisory board size:36
  • Staff size:15

Board and Executive Names

  • Board Members / Trustees:
  • CAPCC has quite an extensive Board that assists with governing, fudiciary, and other decision making responsibilities. Jay Follansbee III is the CAPCC Board President. There are 4 members of the Executive Committee.

    CAPCC Head Start also has quite and extensive Policy Council which is comprised of 51% parents and 49% community representatives. This Policy Council is directly responsible for governing, fudiciary, and other policy making decisions. April Hyatt is the current Policy Council President. There are 4 members of the Policy Council Executive Committee.

  • Executive Director / President:
  • Debra Zimmerman - CAPCC Executive Director

Staff Names

  • Key Staff:
  • Stacie M. Horvath - CAPCC Head Start Director

Registration

  • Organization type:Grantseeker
  • Country of registration:United States
  • Tax Determination Letter:Unknown
  • IRS Section:501(c)(3)
  • Tax ID: