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Regional Grants are available to licensed family child care programs and child care centers. Regional Grants, and now, Start Up Grants are available for the following purposes:
All Families First of Minnesota sponsored or co-sponsored trainings are considered approved training options. You will be required to complete 12 or 16 hours of training. The cost of participating in this required training is your responsibility. You may choose to include the cost of the required training as part of your grant application. The timeline for completing the training requirement will be outlined in your award letter if you receive this grant. Also, you must complete the training requirement after the date of the grant award and prior to receiving reimbursement for your award. The required training must be approved thorugh the Minnesota Center for Professional Development (MNCPD); all training offered through Families First of Minnesota are MNCPD approved trainings. Following is the link to access Develop for all of your training needs, www.developtoolmn.org.