Creating employment opportunities for low-income families in partnership with child care providers across the County.
2017 EITC Scholarship Stats
Amount Raised: $14,500
Scholarships Awarded: 35
EITC Contributors: UPMC Health Plan, Farmers National Bank of Emlenton, and Northwest Savings Bank
United Way of Butler County is an Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) Pre-K Organization. This means, United Way of Butler County manages and oversees EITC contributions from eligible companies, as well as the application process and scholarship administration to eligible families and Pre-K organizations.
To qualify for this scholarship, the parents of the student must either reside or be employed by a company located in Butler County. An eligible student is a Pre-K age student (three to six years of age) who is a resident of Pennsylvania, enrolled in a Pre-K Program located in this Commonwealth, and a member of a household with an annual household income of not more than $77,648, except that an additional income allowance of $15,530 is permitted for the student and for each other dependent (as defined by the IRS) living within the same household.