As a 501 (c)3 non-profit funded by both public dollars and private donations, we understand just how important these funds are. Each year Smart Start invests our funds carefully to maximize the impact of our programs on children and families in Henderson County!

2021 - 2022 State Funding of Smart Start Partnership for Children Programs


Outside Resources

One requirement for receiving Smart Start funds through the State of North Carolina budget is that local partnerships match at least 19% of state funds with grants, individual monetary contributions, and in-kind contributions. In 2020-2021, Smart Start Partnership for Children and Smart Start programs received $393,272 in grants, financial and in-kind contributions increasing the impact of state funds in our community by 36%.

Smart Start Partnership for Children Financials

As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit public charity, Smart Start Partnership for Children takes its obligation to operate in the public view and the public interest seriously. Please see below for a link to Smart Start's most recent IRS Form 990. 

2019-2020 SSPFC 990