Smart Start Receives Grant For Expanding Outreach
Last updated 11/1/2021 at 9:17am
Smart Start of Transylvania County (SSTC) has received a NOW Grant from the WNC Bridge Foundation to help support outreach measures via the organization’s first annual early literacy fundraiser, according to a news release.
SSTC is the local partner for both Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library and Reach out and Read, two nationally-recognized early literacy programs. Reach Out and Read incorporates reading into pediatric care by sending home books at child well visits, and the Imagination Library mails an age appropriate book each month to registered children between the ages of zero a...