• Voices for Children Luncheon

    Voices for Children Luncheon

    Join us for a special 25th anniversary celebration during the Voices for Children Luncheon:

    • Tuesday, December 5, 2023 | 12:00pm
    • McGill Baptist Church Sanctuary
      (5300 Poplar Tent Road, Concord)
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    • Anne Laukaitis Champion for Children Award presentation
    • Highlights from 25 years of ensuring child well-being
    • An opportunity to engage with like-minded individuals around the importance of ensuring child well-being in Cabarrus County
    • A chance to learn more about our programs and services for Cabarrus County's youngest children

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  • Cuddle up Coat Drive

    Cuddle up Coat Drive

    Each year, the Cabarrus County Partnership for Children works with local businesses, organizations and individual supporters to collect new and gently used winter coats, along with new winter clothing items, that are then distributed to around 300-400 children who are in need.

    » What's needed

    • New and gently used clean/washed coats of all sizes
      • **Most needed: Sizes 5-10 for boys and girls
    • Winter clothing for preschool-aged children
      • Gloves and winter hats
      • New packages of socks and underwear

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  • Anne Laukaitis Champion for Children Awards

    Anne Laukaitis Champion for Children Awards

    We need nominations! Deadline extended to November 10, 2023.

    The Anne Laukaitis Champion for Children Award is in honor of Anne’s distinguished Smart Start leadership and her long career dedicated to the service of young children and families in Cabarrus County.

    This award is given annually to an exceptional individual who is devoted to public service in Cabarrus County and whose leadership qualities have resulted in significant change for the betterment of young children, families, and communities.

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  • NC Pre-K Site Applications

    NC Pre-K Site Applications

    The Cabarrus County Partnership for Children is having a Site Selection Community Meeting for sites interested in becoming an NC Pre-K site for the 2024-2026 cycle on:

    November 15, 2023 | 4:00-5:00pm
    at the Cabarrus County Partnership for Children
    (1307 S. Cannon Blvd, Kannapolis)

    The following documents are available for 4 or 5 Star facilities that are applying to become an approved NC Pre-K site for the 2022-2024 contract cycle.

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smart start                           NCPREK


1307 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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