ICF (Nasdaq: ICFI) has won five contracts worth more than $100M combined to train and assist Department of Health and Human Services grant recipients that help ensure school readiness among low-income U.S. children.
Each contract has one 11-month base period, followed by four one-year options, and calls for the company to support Head Start programs under the HHS' Administration for Children and Families, ICF said Thursday.
The company noted it has supported these programs over the past 15 years.
"Head Start helps the most vulnerable children and families break the poverty cycle so they can become successful and thrive," said Mark Lee, senior vice president and public sector lead at ICF.
“By creating equity for our nation's most vulnerable, we're truly fulfilling our shared purpose to build a more prosperous and resilient world for all.”
Four of the five contracts were awarded through a recompete,