In addition to the events listed below, visit the Monroe Smart Start Facebook page for other early childhood announcements and community events.

August 1, 2018 | Funding for On My Way Pre-K Begins

On My Way Pre-K applications are available for grants to Monroe County eligible children who turned 4 years old, but not yet 5 years old by August 1, 2018, and will be attending kindergarten in the 2019-20 school year. These grants are for FREE pre-K programs starting in August 2018. Grants will be awarded until all available slots have been filled – families are encouraged to apply now!

October 16, 2018 | Indiana Early Learning Summit for Community Coalitions

Location: Ivy Tech Community College
50 West Fall Creek Parkway North Drive, Indianapolis, IN

Time: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

The Indiana Summit brings together together 300-500 business, policy, civic, and other community leaders across the state to understand the business case for investment in early childhood.

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