First Five

Without quality child care, many women can’t work.

Without quality child care, many women can’t work.

The First Five program from United Way of Metropolitan Dallas provides high-quality childcare to underserved communities in Southern Dallas. Made possible by the PepsiCo Foundation, it gives kids a great start in life, offers mothers a chance to enter the workforce and expands the available talent pool to help employers fill open positions.

Results & Impact

The First Five program aims to:

· Increase kindergarten readiness by 10% to give kids the best possible start
· Provide 200 mothers the opportunity to work