Congratulations! Important news to share…MSCCA is excited to share the news of the passage of SB 379 to increase child care subsidies up to 60% within a multi year period. We will share final amended bill soon. See article below MSCCA is proud to have worked on this legislation to increase child care subsidies in Maryland. MSCCA shared our priorities agenda, which touts child care subsidy increases as a number one priority along with tax credits for middle income families, with many legislator and we met with the Governor’s office to discuss our concerns. MSCCA testified in support of this bill, spent much time advocating and garnering support for this important change that will impact children, families and child care programs.
We applaud incredible leaders Senator Nancy King, Delegate Jones and Gov. Hogan for all their efforts to make strides to fix a very broken system in Maryland. We thank our partners at Maryland Family Network for all of their leadership and hard work in Public Policy on this legislation as well as our partners at MSFCCA, Md After School Assc., MECP and SEIU as we work together on important issues.
Advocacy is important!