WNC Smart Start Leaders Join State Legislators For Discussion


Last updated 4/8/2019 at 12:59pm

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Participants of the session, pictured from left to right, are Brianna McMinn, Sen. Edwards assistant; Amy Barry, Buncombe Partnership; Deb Tibbetts, Smart Start of Transylvania County; Kristi Cook, Region A Partnership; Sen. Ralph Hise; Jennifer Simpson, Blue Ridge Partnership; Teresa Branch, Caldwell Partnership; Kathy Smith, Burke Smart Start; Sonia Gironda, Henderson Partnership; Sen. Chuck Edwards, Barry Gold, Foothills Partnership and Rep. Josh Dobson.

Area Smart Start leaders joined state legislators on Friday, March 29, at First Baptist Children's Development Center in Marion, to provide an overview of local Smart Start programming and convey the importance of continued funding and support for the littlest constituents in western North Carolina.

Leaders from Buncombe Partnership for Children, Blue Ridge Partnership for Children, Partnership for Children of the Foothills (McDowell, Polk and Rutherford counties), Smart Start Partnership for Children (Henderson), Smart Start of Transylvania County, Caldwell Partnership, Burke Sma...

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