As the only national nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting the transformational work of Head Start, your donation to the National Head Start Association helps continue the commitment to a window of opportunity for the most vulnerable children, families and communities. All donations to NHSA are tax-deductible.

Dollar Per Child

Dollar per Child is NHSA's annual campaign that helps us ensure millions of children and families are represented in Washington, D.C.

Disaster Relief

The NHSA Disaster Relief Fund is used to assist NHSA member Head Start and Early Head Start programs and their staff and families who become victims of natural disasters.

Scholarships and Awards

The NHSA's Scholarships and Awards Program is open to individual, program and affiliate members of NHSA in good standing.

Vanessa Rich Leadership Fund

NHSA and Vanessa's family encourage tax-deductible charitable donations be made to the Vanessa Rich Leadership Fund. Donations will fund scholarships for the next generation of aspiring Head Start leaders and advocates.