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Save the Date for our 10th Anniversary Celebration!

Posted on August 14, 2018

The date has been set for our 10th Anniversary Celebration where we will celebrate 10 years of educating children, empowering families and uplifting communities!  Mark your calendars and come celebrate with us.  Tickets are scheduled to go on sale August 20th… Read More »

Graduation is Just the Beginning for Young Fathers

Posted on May 8, 2018

Last week, 18 young fathers in DC graduated from Smart’s Professional Development & Enrichment Program, which is a core component of The Leadership, Empowerment and Advocacy Program (L.E.A.P.). This program builds upon the strengths of the young fathers in the… Read More »

Upcoming Fatherhood Workshop Series

Posted on May 2, 2018

An important component of Smart from the Start’s Boston-based programming is our Focusing on Fatherhood program. Focusing on Fatherhood includes a fatherhood support group that meets weekly with the goal of helping fathers increase their role and parental participation in the… Read More »

Talk, Read & Play Day!

Posted on April 25, 2018

Smart from the Start joined the citywide celebration of Talk, Read & Play Day! This special day was launched in Boston as a public awareness campaign for local parents and caregivers with children ages 0-5, supporting them with embracing their role… Read More »

Mothers’ Retreat: Sister Summit 2018

Posted on April 13, 2018

Smart from the Start hosted its annual Sister Summit, a retreat for mothers enrolled in programming from both Boston and Washington, D.C. The retreat featured fun self-care activities, as well as educational workshops. The Children’s Museum provided a “grown-up play”… Read More »