Smart Beginnings

Smart Beginnings

A public/private collaborative to make our community a place where children grow up healthy and arrive at school prepared to succeed.

To accomplish this vision, a Leadership Council composed of business and community leaders will:child-with-dandelion

  • Develop and implement a broad public awareness campaign to support school readiness
  • Develop and implement a strategic plan that includes: 
      • Home Visiting
      • Quality child care/private preschool
      • Public preschool
      • Parent Education
  • And align public and private investments to meet the needs of children 0-5.

 Smart Beginnings has been active in our community since 2007. To learn more, visit our About Us page.

Contact Information:

Barbara Hutchinson, Director of Community Initiatives
806 East High Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902
Phone: 434.972.1713
Fax: 434.972.1719