Murrey McDonald joined the APC in March 2019 as the Help Me Grow Alabama Child Care Coordinator and brings with her experience working with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. She was an Adult Basic Education Instructor and a Qualified Developmental Disability Professional at the Montgomery Arc and also held positions with Special Olympics Alabama and The Arc of Alabama. Murrey is a graduate of Huntingdon College with a B.S. in Psychology. Welcome, Murrey!
Help Me Grow Alabama is a program of the Alabama Partnership for Children as an affiliate of the Help Me Grow National Network.
Help Me Grow Alabama is funded by the Alabama Department of Early Childhood Education through the Preschool Development Grant, the Alabama Department of Human Resources, and the Alabama Department of Mental Health through a Project LAUNCH Grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Association. In addition, Help Me Grow Alabama is supported by an AmeriCorps State Grant from the Corporation for National and Community Service provided by The Governor's Office of Volunteer Services.
Help Me Grow Alabama partners with 2-1-1 Connects Alabama for implementation in nine regions of the state.