Great Start is Michigan's nationally recognized state-wide initiative to foster school readiness and life success for young children.
Our local Collaborative is part of a network of Great Start Collaboratives working in every county in Michigan. The Great Start system is funded by the Early Childhood Investment Corporation, a public corporation formed in 2005.
The purpose of Great Start is to assure a coordinated system of community resources and supports to help all Kalamazoo County families provide
The mission of the Great Start Collaborative is to assure a coordinated system of community resources and supports to assist all Kalamazoo County families in providing a great start for their children from birth through age five.
Invest in me...
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM GSC Physical & Social Emotional Health Committee Meeting
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM GSC Healthy Foods in Schools Committee Meeting
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM GSC Early Care & Education Committee Meeting
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM GSC Executive Committee Meeting
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM Project Connect 2015