News & Stories

Teaching Families about Healthy Eating

Posted on February 7, 2018

Smart from the Start hosted families from across Boston at our Roxbury site for a presentation from Cooking Matters. Nutrition experts came to teach our parents about the importance of healthy eating in children’s development. They learned about strategies for shopping on… Read More »

Smart Attends Women’s March 2018

Posted on January 22, 2018

The Smart from the Start team, including staff, families, and our DC fathers, came out for the Washington, D.C. Women’s March and the Boston Women’s March. Staff took to the streets to march for our commitment to change. Our Executive… Read More »

Partnering with Year Up for an Open House Event

Posted on January 2, 2018

Local 18-24 years olds are invited to come to Smart from the Start for an open house with our friends from Year Up. Dinner will be served to all young adults who come by to learn about Year Up, an… Read More »

Holiday Cheer in DC!

Posted on December 23, 2017

On December, 23, 2017, staff and volunteers in Washington, D.C. devoted their precious holiday time to shopping, wrapping gifts, and decorating to make Smart‘s D.C. holiday party in the Woodland Terrace neighborhood come together. The event was an overwhelming success with… Read More »

Party with a Purpose 2017: An Event to Remember!

Posted on December 18, 2017

On December 16, 2017, Smart from the Start hosted its Party with a Purpose at the Michael T. Carmen Center for Child and Family Development. The annual event is a special opportunity for Smart’s supporters, families, and staff to join together… Read More »