How exciting! Only in day 16 of Mathew Baltazar’s first 2000 days! The number of days between when a child is born and when that child enters kindergarten.
Yearly Archives: 2015
My daughter Mira wearing her First 2000 Days shirt at a local outdoor market in Greenville, NC on 8/26/15.
Miss North Carolina International 2015 As Miss NC International, Erika is sharing the importance of early learning during her reign. Her platform, “From Prenatal to Pre-K” focuses on ensuring children of NC are born healthy and prepared to succeed.
Captain Toby Fulford of Holden Beach, NC gets it! Captain Toby is a supporter of the First 2000 Days.
Smart Start of Brunswick County held its First 2000 Days 5K on March 21st Leland, NC. Over 100 registered for the event which was a fantastic day for children and families. Special thanks to our volunteers, supporters and sponsors First … Continue reading
Darrell Cunningham is the Division Director of the Mecklenburg County Department of Social Services (DSS), collaborating with faith and community based organizations to support county residents in need of DSS service. He is also a member of the Smart Start … Continue reading
Meet a 2,000 Days Champion
Dr. Plata-Potter is an Assistant Professor of Early Childhood Education at the University of Mount Olive in New Bern, North Carolina. She is currently the President of the Craven Smart Start Board of Directors and has conducted research with Latino families, including children … Continue readingView All Champions>>
- Nicole AtkinsonCharlotteYouth and Famiily Services
- Kate DanielsGoldsboroWayne County Chamber of Commerce
- Jack WarrenKing
- Judge Louis A. Trosch, Jr.CharlotteJuvenile Court
- Steve BrewingtonHolly SpringsHolly Springs Police Department