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Volunteer Interest and Information Session

Have you been looking for ways to get involved? Do you want to give back to your community but aren't sure where to start? We can help with that! Join us at our Volunteer Interest and Information Session on Monday, November 12 at 6:00pm to learn how you can help give...

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25th Anniversary Gala Rescheduled for March 2, 2019

The Gala is back on! Join us in Raleigh, NC on March 2, 2019 for the Smart Start 25th Gala with a special presentation and performance by... This is going to be a wonderful celebration with live music, circus performers, VIP guests, a video message from Governor...

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National Nonprofit Day | August 17, 2020

Dear community members, We invite you to join us in observation of National Nonprofit Day. This special day is dedicated to recognizing the positive impact that organizations have on local communities, and Smart Start of Mecklenburg County is proud to take part. On...

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Making the Move to Kindergarten

The countdown to kindergarten has begun! To help make the transition as smooth as possible, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS), Child Care Resources Inc. (CCRI), and MECK Pre-K are pleased to share these new resources for rising kindergarten families. Take a Virtual...

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