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LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- U.S. Rep. Susie Lee has announced that nearly $1 million will go towards supporting child care programs at colleges and universities in southern Nevada.

The grant is a part of the Department of Education's Child Care Access Means Parents in School Program, which helps low-income parents to obtain college degrees with the help of campus-based child care services.

Four Nevada institutions are receiving portions of the $1.18 million grant:

- University of Nevada, Reno: $215,173

- Nevada State College: $74,531

- College of Southern Nevada: $435,179

- University of Nevada, Las Vegas: $460,091

For more information on the the Department of Education’s Child Care Access Means Parents in School Program, click here.

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