April 27th, 2018

Fairborn teacher, Mary Mohr, was honored Friday evening at Edison Community College as the ECE Student of the Year!

April 19th, 2018

StoryPoint Troy is excited to announce their partnership with Kids Learning Place, a local preschool. Kids Learning Place has 19 locations in West Central Ohio that aim to enrich the lives of children from 1-5 years old. StoryPoint Troy connected with Christina Gerken, the director of Kids Learning Place, to start a weekly, intergenerational program […]

April 13th, 2018

Staff, students and parents of the Kids Learning Place Head Start classrooms operated by Council on Rural Services in the Benjamin Logan and Indian Lake elementary schools recently celebrated the receipt of the five star Step Up To Quality award with a bowling activity at TP Lanes in Bellefontaine. This is the highest rating available from the quality rating […]

December 21st, 2017

UNION CITY – The Cleveland Browns continue to have trouble finding a way to win on the field, but their fans are definitely winners. The Union City Browns Backers have become known for their support of organizations in Darke County, Randolph County and as far north as Portland, Ind. Each week at Danny’s Place in […]

December 5th, 2017

Council on Rural Services publishes an annual report assessing Head Start/Early Head Start progress for children and families served. Head Start furthers our vision of empowering individuals and families to achieve stability, hope and confidence and stability in the communities we serve. The 2017 report reveals considerable progress in kindergarten-readiness and family educational and employment […]

November 2nd, 2017

The St. Marys Area Chamber of Commerce welcomes new member Council on Rural Service Programs (CORS) as its newest member. CORS, is a non-profit social service agency, runs Early Start and Head Start Programs in nine counties, and runs youth programs – Gateway Youth Program and Achievement Center for Educational success – in two counties. […]

March 7th, 2017

  On March 4, 2017 WLIO Lima aired a piece regarding the recent news that Council on Rural Services is expanding in Auglaize county. Check out the video above or at  https://youtu.be/LmYQOumEef4.   A big thank you to all those involved.

February 28th, 2017

ST. MARYS — As a part of a $290 million nationwide expansion award announced by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and Administration for Children and Families, the Council on Rural Services (CORS) received an award of $915,794 for a supplemental preschool grant. “It was wonderful,” Council on Rural Services Public Relations Coordinator […]

February 13th, 2017

Through an increased federal investment in quality for early childhood education, Council on Rural Services (CORS) is receiving an award of $915,794 for supplemental preschool grant. This is part of a $290 million nationwide expansion award announced by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Administration for Children and Families (HHS). Congress allocated the […]

January 11th, 2017

Since 1974, Council on Rural Services has been providing quality comprehensive educational and support services to individuals and families while building partnerships with people of all ages and inspiring them to seek new opportunities that increase their potential for growth. For 39 years, the early childhood education program of Council on Rural Services (CORS), known […]