Be Part of the Success
There are many different ways to contribute to the success of Day One. No matter how much or how little you can give, you are investing in the future of children, parents, teachers and our whole community. Consider how much you would give to make our society a better place to live; well, it begins here.
Ways To Give:
Contact us if you are interested in:
- Naming opportunities for major gifts
- Giving stocks, bonds, or mutual funds
Every dollar counts
If you would like to make a one-time or monthly donation, we will be very grateful for any amount. GIVE NOW
Day One impact aims over next 5 years
Creating the best learning opportunities for young children in New York State by providing state of the art training for early childhood teachers.
What Day One will accomplish over 5 years
- Train and place 200 early childhood teachers in Poughkeepsie and Dutchess County who will receive a living wage.
- Provide 300 children an affordable early childhood education that helps them enter kindergarten, ready to continue learning
- Help parents enter or re-enter the workforce, confident their children are thriving
- Support parents to become strong advocates for their children and families
- Encourage young families to stay in Poughkeepsie and Dutchess County
- Build a sustainable model that can be replicated nationwide
By 2030 people will say: “Oh, Poughkeepsie is the city that loves its kids.”
Day One Early Learning Community is growing to provide an affordable, high quality early child learning opportunity that supports children 0-5, engages their parents, and trains teachers. If you have questions, ideas, or if you can contribute in any way, fill out the form below and we’ll be happy to keep in touch as we progress towards success.