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Drexel University Receives $2.6 Million for Early Childhood Initiative

Drexel has received grants for their West Philadelphia Action for Early Learning Initiative (AFEL) for the next three years!  The initiative focuses on increasing access to high-quality early childcare in West Philadelphia, while also building families’ awareness of the importance of such care. To learn more about the grants and how high-quality childcare is linked to reading on grade level by the third grade, check out the Drexel University press release here.