Early Childhood Development Recent Grants

  • Blue Ridge Partnership for Children
    Avery, Mitchell, and Yancey
    Grant Amount: $72,000 over two years
    Fiscal Year 2021
    to extend into Mitchell and Avery counties the accomplishments of the Yancey Alliance for Young Children, a collective impact initiative.
  • Grace Community Church
    McDowell
    Grant Amount: $14,811
    Fiscal Year 2021
    to build a playground that meets North Carolina Division of Child Development and Early Education standards so that the Church can open a preschool for the community.
  • Irene Wortham Center
    Buncombe
    Grant Amount: $28,800
    Fiscal Year 2021
    to enrich the early childhood development program at its Early Learning Center by establishing a hands-on garden and sustainability program in collaboration with Asheville Farmstead.
  • Mountain Area Health Education Center
    Buncombe County
    Grant Amount: $54,496
    Fiscal Year 2021
    to support the salary of one of the SistasCaring4Sistas Community Based Doula positions for one year.
  • Smart Start of Transylvania County
    Transylvania
    Grant Amount: $75,000 over two years
    Fiscal Year 2021
    to support family resilience and social cohesion by establishing a virtual support and learning model.
  • Southwestern Child Development Commission
    Haywood, Jackson, Macon, and Swain
    Grant Amount: $150,000 over three years
    Fiscal Year 2021
    to support the Nurse Family Partnership.
  • Buncombe Partnership for Children
    Buncombe
    Grant Amount: $46,018
    Fiscal Year 2020
    to strengthen support for families with young children through the expansion of Kaleidoscope Play & Learn groups for infants and toddlers and piloting Circle of Security parenting classes.
  • Mountain Area Health Education Center
    WNC Region
    Grant Amount: $5,000
    Fiscal Year 2020
    to support the 2019 Southeastern Regional Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Summit.
  • Mountain Area Health Education Center
    Buncombe County
    Grant Amount: $40,560
    Fiscal Year 2020
    to support the salary of one of the SistasCaring4Sistas Community Based Doula positions for one year.

Early Childhood Development Grant History