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 homelessnes learn, thrive, and succeed?

Our two centers offer full-day, year-round and developmentally-appropriate early childhood education for children birth to five 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.

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Our Programs: Our unique programs are designed to meet the special needs of children and families experiencing homelessness.

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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.

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  • At Bright Beginnings, Kids Who Have Special Needs Get Special Help

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    "The goal at the Bright Beginnings preschool in Southeast Washington is a simple one: to ensure every child who attends is ready for kindergarten by the time he or she leaves. Sometimes, there are ch...


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    "For nearly 30 years, Bright Beginnings has sought to provide a safe, nurturing space for homeless children in our nation's capitol. The center serves children from birth to five years old, preparing...

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