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Upcoming Events

Asheville Buncombe Preschool Planning Collaborative Meeting: Tuesday, November 21

Executive Committee Meeting: November 29, 2017 

Asheville Adventure Play

Our 2017 fall/winter schedule can be found here

Celebrate play and the power of imagination! Join trained Playworkers as they bring a variety of re-purposed, loose parts to create a unique play experience for children of all ages. We are excited to announce our new partnership with the City of Asheville for a series of urban pop-up adventure playgrounds this fall/winter at 68 Haywood Street downtown. Check out our schedule for dates and times.

For more information about upcoming Adventure Play events, visit us on facebook!

Asheville Buncombe Preschool Planning Collaborative

Report here

2 page summary of the report here

Newsletter

The most recent issue is here

Early childhood education must be a priority. Read this guest column written by Weston Andress, PNC Bank Regional President, Western Carolina.

First 2000 Days Champion Kit Cramer makes the case for investing in early childhood education.

There is great bi-partisan support for  investing in early childhood care & education. Read more in this op-ed from local business leaders, Suzanne DeFerie, CEO of Asheville Savings Bank, and Dan Rittiger, owner of French Broad Chocolate Lounge.

New Research Finds Strong Bipartisan Support among American Voters for Investing in the Early Childhood Profession

New Bipartisan Poll Finds Investing In Early Childhood Education Is Top National Priority

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Buncombe Partnership for Children

Buncombe Partnership for Children12 hours ago

Last year, 290 children & their families attended Play & Learn sessions. Participate in #12daysofgiving this holiday season, and your dollars go to support programs like these. Your donation makes a difference, and we thank you for your support. http://buncombepfc.org/donate-today/

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Buncombe Partnership for Children2 days ago

So glad our local govt and board members care about early ed! @jbeachferrara: Honored to rep Buncombe County along w/ Jennie Eblen at a recent statewide mtg abt funding early childhood education @emergingissues @BuncombePFC http://pic.twitter.com/nZLaxytrSH

Buncombe Partnership for Children

Buncombe Partnership for Children2 days ago

Last year, 100% of families who participated in The Incredible Years Parenting Education Program reported more confidence in their parenting abilities and stronger relationships with their children. This year, be a part of #12daysofgiving, and your donation could help support programs like The Incredible Years! http://buncombepfc.org/donate-today/