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File #: 19-0290    Version: 1
Type: Bill Status: Passed
File created: 3/19/2019 In control: Finance & Governance Committee
On agenda: 4/15/2019 Final action: 4/15/2019
Title: A bill for an ordinance authorizing expenditures in the General Government Special Revenue Fund based on a letter of intent from United States of America to award funding to the City and County of Denver for the "Head Start Grant FY 2019-20" program. Appropriates $7,690,277 of the Federal Head Start grant to operate the Denver Great Kids Head Start program through the Office of Children's Affairs to provide services to 1,153 children in the established service area. The Committee approved filing this item at its meeting on 3-26-19.
Indexes: Jonathan Griffin
Attachments: 1. BR19 0290 DOF LOI Head Start.pdf, 2. CB19-0290 DOF_LOI_Head Start, 3. 08CH010552_City and County of Denver_FGL_FY19, 4. 19-0290 DOF_LOI_Head Start.pdf, 5. 19-0290.pdf, 6. 19-0290 Filed A bill for an ordinance authorizing expenditures in the General Government Special Revenue Fund based on a letter of intent from United States of America to a
Other/Miscellaneous Request Template (Appointments; ROW; Code Changes; Zoning Action, etc.)

Date Submitted: 3-19-19

Requesting Agency: Finance
Division:

Subject Matter Expert Name:

Name: Rory Regan
Email: Rory.Regan@denvergov.org

Item Title & Description:
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These appear on the Council meeting agenda. Initially, the requesting agency will enter a 2-3 sentence description. Upon bill filling, the City Attorney's Office should enter the title above the description (the title should be in bold font).

Both the title and description must be entered between the red "title" and "body" below. Do not at any time delete the red "title" or "body" markers from this template.
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A bill for an ordinance authorizing expenditures in the General Government Special Revenue Fund based on a letter of intent from United States of America to award funding to the City and County of Denver for the "Head Start Grant FY 2019-20" program.
Appropriates $7,690,277 of the Federal Head Start grant to operate the Denver Great Kids Head Start program through the Office of Children's Affairs to provide services to 1,153 children in the established service area. The Committee approved filing this item at its meeting on 3-26-19.
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Affected Council District(s) or citywide? citywide

Executive Summary with Rationale and Impact:
Detailed description of the item and why we are doing it. This can be a separate attachment.
Request budget appropriation of $7,690,277 for the Denver Great Kids Head Start Program from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Head Start is a federally funded program providing qualified families access to preschool and limited healthcare at no cost. The Office of Children's Affairs (OCA) receives this grant on an annual basis. OCA is requesting to establish budget based off the award letter from the funder which equates to 80 percent of the total forecasted award. The total award estimate is $9,6...

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