Smart Beginnings Awarded Grant to Improve Their Centers

Danville,VA-- Great news for the Smart Beginnings program in Danville and Pittsylvania County.

The organization just received a $258,640 grant from the Virginia Department of Social Services.

Smart Beginnings will administer the grant money to their childcare centers under the Virginia Star Quality Initiative for the Piedmont Region. The initiative will give Smart Beginnings' childcare centers extra training and support to help make them better.

Smart Beginnings' childcare centers will also be rated under a system that makes it easier for parents to choose quality child care providers.