First 2,000 Days Toolkit

Engage your community about the importance of the first 2000 days of a child’s life and why early learning is a priority for our state. It’s easy with the First 2,000 Days toolkit!

Materials include:

  • Presentations: Available in PowerPoint and Prezi, each with a Guide with Talking Points. Faith presentation also available. Spanish version too!
  • Video: A video version of the presentation.
  • Infographics
  • Print Materials: The First 2,000 Days Brochure, Fact Sheet for Faith Community, Business Community Handout, Response Cards (tailored for faith, business, community audiences) and more.

Materials will be added and updated, so check back.

To help us learn more about how the materials are being used and collect feedback for improvements (and so we can keep our funders up-to-date), we ask that you please register to access the toolkit. Thank you!


  • Please register to download the documents and presentations:


  • We Are Committed to Young Children

    We believe that when all young children are given the best opportunity to realize their potential and contribute as productive citizens, North Carolina prospers. See who else has signed the commitment and join us!
  • Kate Daniels
    Wayne County Chamber of Commerce
  • Pastor James King, Jr.
    Jesus Deliverance
  • Eddie Cathey
    Union County Sheriff's Office
  • Pat Kahle
    Union County
    Union County Chamber of Commerce - President
  • Wayne Johnson
    Trinity Wesleyan