July 2000
In Business;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p10
Trade Publication
Reports on capital investment received by Allegheny Child Care Academy (ACCA) of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Use of funds to expand in Philadelphia and other cities in the United States; Financing effort led by the Sustainable Jobs Fund and the Future Fund of Pittsburgh; Mission of providing child care services to underserved clients; Services offered in inner cities.


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