The Duke Endowment Trustees, Ready for School, Ready for Life Board of Directors and staff gathered on August 29, 2022 for a site visit focused on the early childhood ecosystem. The Duke Endowment Trustees learned how children’s lives are affected by their different environments and how systems and organizations impact their development directly and indirectly, and what Ready Ready as a backbone organization is doing about it.
Panel discussions featured experts from organizations such as Family Connects, HealthySteps, Nurse-Family Partnership, Community Navigation, Guilford County Schools, Guilford County Government, Children’s Home Society, Bringing Out the Best, United Way of Greater Greensboro, shift_ed, Every Baby Guilford, Cone Health, N.C. General Assembly, N.C. A&T State University, the Foundation for a Healthy High Point, Duke University, and the Guilford County Health Department.
Please enjoy this photo gallery of the day’s events. Photo credit: Elizabeth Larson Photography