4 Steps for Early Childhood: McCormick Foundation Rescues Illinois Preschoolers

If an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure, what is the conversion rate for $5 million? That's how much the Robert R. McCormick Foundation will provide over the next two years for "early care and education initiatives" in the state of Illinois. How much more valuable does that $5 million become when nearly 5,000 kids got cut from the Preschool For All Service as a result of budget cuts? How about when you find out that they plan to prune it again this year by another $25 million?

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