Arianna Quinilla (center) celebrates her graduation from LEO's Head Start preschool with teachers Aryella Saulnier and Maria Torres. (Courtesy photo)
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Lynn organization gets $4M Head Start on childhood education

LYNN — Leading through Empowering Opportunities (LEO Inc.) has been awarded a $4.34 million federal grant, which will fund the organization's Head Start program for the next five years. 

Lynn-based LEO Inc. is one of the largest providers of early education and childcare in southern Essex County, according to a grant announcement from U.S. Rep. Seth Moulton's office.

"All are created equal is our American creed," said Moulton in a statement, "Equal opportunity is our nation's promise. Yet, too often, your chances of success are dictated by your zip code and how much your parents …

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