Request For Proposals
Consultant for a Coach on Social Emotional Learning
Wake County Smart Start (WCSS) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Our mission is to build the capacity of families and the community to prepare children for success in school and in life. Early childhood is a critical period for brain development, and experiences during this time greatly impact a child’s future learning. Social and emotional learning in early childhood involves the capacity to experience, regulate and express emotions, form relationships and actively explore the environment. The Wake County Smart Start (WCSS) is looking for a consultant to help NC PreK classrooms develop the abilities required to support social-emotional learning in young children.
All applicants must submit their proposal to Joan Crutchfield at email@example.com by Monday, March 4, 2024, at 5:00 pm.
If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact Joan Crutchfield at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mobile Outreach Unit Vehicle
Wake County Smart Start (WCSS) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Our mission is to build the capacity of families and the community to prepare children for success in school and in life.
The mobile unit will allow WCSS team members to reach families where they are and support families in navigating the early childhood system and resources for families and children 0-5. The mobile unit will reduce barriers in accessing services and is in response to multiple data points indicating that there is a great need for supporting families in their communities. Families lack transportation and need in-person support in navigating program options and understanding how to access resources and services.
FY 2024-25 Activity Funding Proposal Process
Wake County Smart Start (WCSS) works to ensure that children birth to five, who are being marginalized, and their families have equitable access to affordable and culturally-affirming early childhood programs and services. In support of this vision, WCSS partners with families and early childhood organizations to build and maintain access to affordable and culturally affirming programs and services through equitable funding processes and collaborative capacity-building efforts in Wake County’s communities. Through this Request for Proposal, WCSS seeks to identify programs and/or proposed models that will provide direct services to children, families, child care facilities, or community organizations in alignment with evidence-based implementation, WCSS strategic priorities, and established community needs.
All applicants must submit an electronic application packet through the online portal by Monday, March 4, 2024, at 5:00 pm.
For more information about the funding process, view the resources below:
If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact Bryce McClamroch at email@example.com.