Membership in the Florida Head Start Association are based on the Association’s fiscal year, October 1 through September 30, and should be paid within 90 days of October 1. The Association has three levels of membership.
Head Start/Early Head Start Agency Membership: Head Start/Early Head Start Agency Membership shall be available to any Head Start, Early Head Start, Migrant and Seasonal Head Start, American Indian/Alaska Native Head Start grantee in the state of Florida. Any individual serving an agency Executive Director, Head Start Director, Staff and Parents and fall under one of the categories below are entitled all the rights and privileges of the agency membership. Dues are based on the number of children served by the grantee.
Directors Group: Members are directors or persons designated as the operational/administrative responsibility of a grantee/ program/ agency.
Staff Group: Members are employed by a Florida grantee/ program/ agency and do not belong to any other membership group.
Parent Group: Members are parents or legal guardians of children who are currently enrolled or have been enrolled in a program within the past year.
- HS/EHS agency membership is $4.00 per child served by the grantee.
Non-Affiliated Individual Friends Group. Non-Affiliated Individual Friends Group Membership shall be available to any individual not part of the Directors, Staff or Parent Groups, and are grantees CEO’s and board members, individual funders, grantors, who can contribute to the purpose of the Association and who believe in and support the mission, vision and values of the Florida Head Start Association. Individual Friends Group members shall be entitled to all rights and privileges of membership.
- Non-Affiliated Individual Friends Group membership is $50.00 per year.
Non-Affiliated Corporate Friends Group. Non-Affiliated Corporate Friend Group membership shall be available to any organization, firm or corporation (individual office or individual property) or to any individual consultant engaged in selling, marketing, and/or promoting products and services to the association. Corporate Friend members shall be entitled to all rights and privileges of membership.
- Non-Affiliated Corporate Friends Group membership is $250 per year.
Questions? contact Wanda Minick, Executive Director (850) 694-6477 or send an email to Info@FLHeadStart.org.