Donate: Support families experiencing homelessness!
Your contribution will help provide provide young children experiencing homelessness with a safe, nurturing educational environment; prepare them to enter kindergarten ready to learn; and support their parents in stabilizing their home lives and becoming self-sufficient.
2017 Annual Report Available Now
Check out our 2017 Annual Report to see how our work is continuing to make a difference.
Have you ever wondered how children experiencing homelessness learn, thrive, and succeed?
Our two centers offer full-day, year-round and developmentally-appropriate early childhood education for children birth to five-years-old at no cost to their families.
Have you ever wondered where children living in shelters go during the day?
Bright Beginnings provides young children experiencing homelessness with a safe, nurturing educational environment.
Telling Our Story
Bright Beginnings' comprehensive model delivers educational, therapeutic and social services for infants, toddlers, and preschool children and their families as they transition families out of homelessness.HOW TO HELP
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- March 25th
D.C.’s Free Preschool Program Turns 10. How It’s Changed Family Life In The District.READ MORE
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- March 6th
Report: Child Poverty Could Be Cut In Half Over 10 Years, At A Hefty PriceREAD MORE
"Child poverty in the U.S. could be cut in half over the next 10 years with a few simple steps, according to a new report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine. ...