Pittsburgh Post-Gazette —A coalition of advocacy groups will gather signatures this summer aiming to put a referendum on the November general election ballot proposing a quarter-mill property tax increase to bolster early learning, after-school programs and nutritious meals for children in Allegheny County. The groups kicked off...

Pittsburgh Business Times —Without access to affordable, high-quality early learning, too many children will enter school already behind in the game. As Allegheny County business leaders and members of the Pennsylvania Early Learning Investment Commission, we support Gov. Tom Wolf’s proposed increases in the 2018-19...

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette —Michaela loves third grade: spelling, multiplication, friendships and, well, lunch. Turns out, for Michaela, lunch is as critical to her development as the academic and social progress she’s making. Michaela is one of 34 percent of children in her school eligible for free...