United Way Makes Donations To Help Small Children And Opioid Crisis

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. – On Tuesday the United Way of the Wabash Valley announced it is making two investments in Vigo County.

They will donate around $100,000 for early childhood education.

The money will be used to help local childcare facilities through grants.

To qualify for the grants, the daycares will have to focus on making sure kids have the skills they need to start kindergarten.

They will also make around $50,000 available to train and recruit specialists to fight against opioid addiction.