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Thank You for Supporting
Smart Start of Mecklenburg County!

Your financial contribution allows us to support the 85,000 children ages 0-5 in our community. As a local nonprofit organization, Smart Start of Mecklenburg County is grateful for the support of our generous donors; your gift provides us with the opportunity to be more agile with our funding in order to meet the ongoing, evolving needs of Mecklenburg County's early childhood population. Every donation counts, whether it is a one-time or recurring donation, regardless of the amount. Together, we can support our community's most vulnerable children.

Tax ID: #56-1853108

To mail in a donation, please make checks payable to "Smart Start of Mecklenburg County" and address as follows:

Smart Start of Mecklenburg County
601 E. 5th Street, Suite 200
Charlotte, NC 28202

Is this donation tax deductible?

 Smart Start of Mecklenburg County is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization and your donation is tax-deductible within the guidelines of U.S. law. To claim a donation as a deduction on your U.S. taxes, please keep your email donation receipt as your official record. We'll send it to you upon successful completion of your donation.

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Please contact Emily Lancucki, Chief Advancement Officer, to discuss our Thrive by Five Philanthropy Circle or Corporate Sponsorship opportunities.

Smart Start of Mecklenburg County - Platinum Candid Seal 2024

A Trusted Nonprofit Partner

Smart Start of Mecklenburg County is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. For information regarding Smart Start's financials, please visit our GuideStar profile.  We are proud to have earned GuideStar's Platinum Seal of Transparency!  We also invite you to view our annual reports to further understand our impact.