(Greensboro, N.C., August 10, 2023) – Ready for School, Ready for Life (Ready Ready) has received a $35,000 grant from The Foundation for a Healthy High Point. This funding will provide crucial support for Ready Ready’s ongoing efforts to create a connected, innovative system of care for Guilford County’s youngest children and their families, ensuring they have the essential resources needed for success and learning.
Ready Ready serves as a vital conduit, fostering seamless collaboration with a network of over 100 community organizations. Together, they provide vision, strategy, direct support, and coordination to empower every Guilford County family and their youngest children. Through the power of partnerships and resource leverage, Ready Ready is actively developing a holistic and effective ecosystem that promotes healthy child development, kindergarten readiness, and success in school by third grade.
Charrise Hart, CEO of Ready Ready, acknowledged the pivotal role played by local foundations in the organization’s growth and collective impact. Hart stated, “We are incredibly grateful for the support we have received from The Foundation for a Healthy High Point. Together, we are driving positive change for High Point families and contributing to the overall well-being of our community.”
Curtis Holloman, Executive Director of The Foundation for a Healthy High Point, added, “By addressing social influences on health, our collaboration with Ready Ready will make a lasting difference in improving the well-being of High Point’s families and the community as a whole.”
The $35,000 grant from The Foundation for a Healthy High Point will be allocated towards Ready Ready’s ongoing operations as they continue to serve as a catalyst for positive change.
About Ready for School, Ready for Life
Ready for School, Ready for Life (Ready Ready) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization working to create a connected, innovative system of care for Guilford County’s youngest children and their families. Learn more at www.GetReadyGuilford.org.