Children & Family Services Center
601 E. 5th St., Suite 500

Helps 4 and 5 star child care facilities maintain their high quality by providing financial support to offset costs related to employing and retaining well-educated, compensated staff, as well as purchasing developmentally appropriate classroom materials. Smart Start of Mecklenburg County is currently working on a 3 year funding cycle and the next opportunity to apply for this program is Summer of 2018. Please sign up for our eNewlsetter to stay up to date on all Rewarding Excellence information and dates.