• Smart Start Scholarship Vouchers

    Smart Start Scholarship Vouchers

    Important information for providers and parents.

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  • Cabarrus Head Start Administration Change for 2017-18 School Year

    Concord, NC, February 3, 2017: The Cabarrus Partnership for Children Board of Directors recently announced that they will not be applying to renew their grant that funded the Head Start program in Cabarrus County so they can focus on other programs which include NC Pre-K, Smart Start, mental health, and emergency homelessness. The Partnership initially assumed management of the Head Start program July 1, 2015.

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  • RFP and Bidder's Conference

    The Cabarrus County Partnership for Children is soliciting applications for funding for programs in Early Childhood Education (Quality or Workforce), Family Support, Health and School Readiness to address identified needs to serve children ages 0-5 years and their families in Cabarrus County in fiscal years 2017-2019. Only Evidence-Based/Evidence Informed Programming will be accepted. All proposals shall be for a two year bidding term (cycle). A bidder’s conference to explain the application process will be held:

    Date November 1, 2016
    Time 10:00 am
    Place Cabarrus County Partnership for Children
    1307 S. Cannon Boulevard
    Kannapolis, NC 28025

    The bidder’s conference is not mandatory but will be the only opportunity for interested parties to receive technical assistance related to the proposal categories and application process. Please call Lissy at the Partnership office at (704) 933-8278 ext.100 to register for the conference. Applications are available by request from This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by downloading from the Partnership’s website: www.cabarruspartnership.org

    Applications are due by 5:00 pm on December 15, 2016.

    Funding will be contingent upon approval of the proposal by the North Carolina Partnership for Children and adequate funding allocation to the Partnership for the 2017-2019 fiscal years.

    RFP Application Form

    RFP Guidelines

    RFP Excel Workbook

    Rubric for Grant Application Review

    Smart Start Evidence-Based and Evidence-Informed Guide

    Cash and In-Kind Program

    2016 Cost Principles

    Program Guidelines and Checklist

    Precontracting Information

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Partner Profile

Families First in Cabarrus County

Putting Families First

As part of our mission to better the lives of children in the community, we’ve teamed up with Families First in Cabarrus County, a local nonprofit organization serving at-risk children and families, to help provide children and their parents with needed resources they need to improve their lives both at home and in school.

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NC Pre-K/Early Education Committee Volunteers

We are looking for a person or people who work in early childhood or a parent who has a child that is preschool age. This is a volunteer position and we are looking for someone who is committed to quality early learning experiences for children.

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1303 S Cannon Blvd
Kannapolis, NC 28083
P: 704.933.8278
F: 704.934.0029


PO Box 87
Kannapolis, NC 28082

For Children

Financial information about this organization and a copy of its license are available from the State Solicitation Licensing Branch at 888-830-4989. This license is not an endorsement by the State. Contributions to Cabarrus Partnership for Children are tax deductible in conformance with IRS Standards.

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