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Child care and early education resources are focus of “El Momento Cívico / The Civic Moment” this Friday, Sept. 27 at 2 p.m. on Radio America

For Immediate Release: Friday, September 27, 2019

ROCKVILLE, Md., Sept. 26, 2019— Mayra Cruz-Solís, representative of the Office of Council President Nancy Navarro and liaison for the Latin American community of District 4; Paulina Alvarado, family child care quality enhancement coordinator with the Montgomery County Child Care Resource and Referral Center; and Carmen Hernandez, community organizer with Impact Silver Spring, will be the featured guests on this episode of “El Momento Cívico / The Civic Moment” on En Sintonía con El Concejo del Condado de Montgomery (In Tune with the Montgomery County Council), this Friday, Sept. 27 at 2 p.m. on Radio America (WILC 900AM). Paulina Alvarado will discuss the services offered by the Montgomery County Child Care Center and share information about child care and early education in Montgomery County, including how to obtain a license to work as an at-home child care provider. Carmen Hernandez will discuss the work of Impact Silver Spring and how to organize support structures for child care among one’s community and neighbors.

The Montgomery County Council and Radio America have entered a partnership that provides the Latino community with key information on issues and programs. The partnership also provides a forum for residents to express views and ask questions. The partnership includes the weekly one-hour show each Friday on the Washington metropolitan area’s most popular Spanish language station. Lilian Mass is the show’s host.

Each week, the show features guests talking about important issues before the Council and provides information about programs offered by the County to help residents.

Video links with a summary of the show are available each week at the County Council's mobile friendly web site at: .

You can also watch on Facebook Live: @concejodelcondadodemontgomery .

Release ID: 19-313
Media Contact: Lilian Mass 240-426-5561