Our Approach

The following organizations are Pathways Partners. In the coming months, we will be revamping our website to better showcase these amazing partners!

Join our network of early learning and education, public agency, policy, philanthropic and business leaders working across disciplines, sectors and systems. Go to www.buildthefoundation.org/pathways-partners

Organizations

  • Ashe County Partnership for Children
  • BEST NC
  • The Belk Foundation
  • Beth Meyer Preschool
  • Book Harvest
  • Buncombe Partnership for Children
  • The Cemala Foundation
  • Child Care Services Association
  • ChildTrust Foundation
  • Chowan/Perquimans SmartStart Partnership
  • Community Foundation of Western North Carolina
  • Down East Partnership for Children
  • The Duke Endowment
  • Exchange Family Center
  • FPG Child Development Institute
  • Guilford Child Development
  • Helps Education Fund
  • Infant Mental Health Association
  • Institute for Emerging Issues
  • Iredell County Partnership for Young Children
  • Marbles Kids Museum
  • MDC, Great Expectation Initiative of the Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust
  • Motheread, Inc.
  • Nash Rocky Mount Public Schools
  • National Campaign for Grade-Level Reading
  • NC Alliance of YMCAs
  • NC Child
  • NC Council of Community Programs/Child First
  • NC Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Child Development and Early Education
  • NC Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health, Essential for Childhood
  • NC Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health, Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program
  • NC Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health, Early Intervention Branch
  • NC Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health
  • NC Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health, Children and Youth Branch
  • NC Department of Health and Human Services, NC Division of Social Services
  • NC Department of Public Instruction
  • NC Department of Public Instruction, K-3 Literacy/Read to Achieve
  • NC Department of Public Instruction, Office of Early Learning, Head Start State Collaboration Office
  • NC Early Childhood Foundation
  • NC Early Learning Network
  • NC Partnership for Children
  • NC Pediatric Society
  • NCaeyc
  • North Carolina Child Treatment Program
  • NSO Associates
  • Onslow County Partnership for Children
  • Parents as Teachers Guilford County
  • Partnership for Children of Cumberland County
  • Partnership for Children of Johnston County
  • Project Enlightenment Foundation
  • Project Impact, Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools
  • Reach Out and Read
  • Read Wayne – Wayne County Library
  • Read WS
  • Ready for School, Ready for Life
  • SAS
  • Skeebo Foundation
  • Smart Start of Forsyth County
  • Smart Start of Hanover County
  • Smart Start of Mecklenburg County
  • Triangle Community Foundation
  • United Way of North Carolina
  • United Way of the Greater Triangle
  • Wake County Public Libraries
  • Wake County SmartStart
  • WAKE Up and Read
  • Western NC Conference UMA
  • Winer Family Foundation
  • The Winston-Salem Foundation

 

Individuals

  • Allison Pridgen, Read Wayne – Wayne County Library
  • Amy Barry, Buncombe Partnership for Children
  • Angie Welsh, Wake County Smart Start (Board Chair)
  • Anita Barker, United Way of NC
  • Anna Carter, Child Care Services Association
  • Barbara Still, Project Enlightenment Foundation
  • Becky Johnson, NC Child (Board Member)
  • Beth Messersmith, MomsRising.org
  • Beth Moore, Partnership for Children of Johnston County
  • Bill Fletcher, Wake County Public School Board
  • Bob Saffold, Campaign for Grade-Level Reading
  • Brandy Hamilton, Wake County Public Libraries
  • Brenda Berg, BEST NC
  • Bruce Mildwurf, NC School Boards Association
  • Candy Scott, Partnership for Children of Cumberland County
  • Carolyn Dickens, Motheread, Inc.
  • Carolyn Guthrie, NC Department of Public Instruction, K-3 Literacy/Read to Achieve
  • Cate Elander, Great Expectations
  • Catherine Joyner, Department of Health Human Services, Division of Public Health
  • Christina Peterson, Partnership for Children of Johnston County
  • Cindy Watkins, NC Partnership for Children
  • Cindy Wheeler, Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Child Development and Early Education
  • Connie Carr-Costin, Smart Start of Pender County
  • Cyndi Soter O’Neil, ChildTrust Foundation
  • Dawn Rochelle, Onslow County Partnership for Children
  • Deborah Tibbetts, Smart Start of Transylvania County
  • Debra Lanham, Down East Partnership for Children
  • Desiree Murray, Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute
  • Diane Umstead, NC Partnership for Children
  • Duncan Munn, NC Early Childhood Foundation (Board)
  • Easter Maynard, ChildTrust Foundation
  • Elizabeth Levene, Helps Education Fund
  • Elizabeth Santana, WAKE Up and Read
  • Ginger Young, Book Harvest
  • Hardin Englehardt, Marbles Kids Museum
  • Harold Sellars, NC Early Childhood Foundation (Board)
  • Heather Laffler, Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Child Development and Early Education
  • Helen Thomas, Davidson County Community College
  • Henri Brown, Read WS
  • Henrietta Zalkind, Down East Partnership for Children
  • Hope Newsome, NC Council of Community Programs/Child First
  • Jackie Lofton, Smart Start of Forsyth County
  • Jane Morrow, Smart Start of Hanover County
  • Janice Freedman, North Carolina Head Start Foundation
  • Jen Krause, RTI International
  • Jenine Gatewood, Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Child Development and Early Education
  • Jennifer Collman, Winer Family Foundation
  • Jess Aylor, Triangle Community Foundation
  • Jessica Lowery, Robeson County Partnership for Children, Inc.
  • Jill Singer, Department of Health Human Services, Division of Public Health, Early Intervention
  • John Coggin, NC Rural Center
  • Jonathan Halsey, The Winston-Salem Foundation
  • Julie Thompson, Guilford Child Development
  • Karen McKnight, Department of Public Instruction, Head Start State Collaboration Office
  • Karen Patch, SAS
  • Karla Casteen, NC Department of Public Instruction, K-3 Literacy
  • Kelly Evans, Duke Center for Child & Family Policy
  • Kim Barnes, Ashe County Partnership for Children
  • Kim McCombs, NCPC Smart Start
  • Kimberly Ledbetter, Guilford Child Development
  • Kristin O’Connor, NC Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Social Services
  • Laila Bell, NC Child
  • Laurie Williamson, United Way of the Greater Triangle
  • Lee Henderson, Smart Start of Mecklenburg County
  • Libby Richards, Triangle Community Foundation
  • Linda Widner, BROC Head Start
  • Liz Winer, Winer Family Foundation
  • Lori Barnes, Ncaeyc
  • Lori Hartley, NC-ELN
  • Lori O’Keefe, Triangle Community Foundation
  • Maria King, Western NC Conference UMA
  • Marilyn Agnew, Ashe County Partnership for Children
  • Marta Koesling, Iredell County Partnership for Young Children
  • Mary Jones, Nash Rocky Mount Schools/Bailey Elementary
  • Melissa Johnson, NC Infant Mental Health Association
  • Michelle Hughes, NC Child
  • Nicole Lambert, Wake County Public Libraries
  • Nora Ferrell, Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust
  • Pam Dowdy, Wake County Smart Start
  • Patti Learman, Parents as Teachers Guilford County
  • Pattie Allen, Down East Partnership for Children
  • Philip Belcher, Community Foundation of Western North Carolina
  • Rachael Burrello, Ready for School, Ready for Life
  • Rachel Galanter, Exchange Family Center
  • Rashad Rodas, Guilford Child Development
  • Rebecca Davis, Davis Consulting
  • Robin Rooney, NC Early Learning Network
  • Sabrina McKennies, Johnston Community College
  • Samantha Burkes, Beth Meyer Preschool
  • Sara Cavaliere, Onslow County Partnership for Children
  • Sharon Hirsch, Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina
  • Sharon Little, Early Childhood South Piedmont Community College
  • Sharon Loza, North Carolina Division of Public Health – Early Intervention
  • Sheree Vodicka, NC Alliance of YMCAs
  • Sherri Miller, WAKE Up and Read
  • Susan Nixon, Chowan/Perquimans SmartStart Partnership
  • Sydney Phillips, Down East Partnership for Children
  • Tameka Phillips, Peace Project Carolina
  • Terry Stoops, John Locke Foundation
  • Victoria Fulton, Project Impact, Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools
  • Victoria Manning, Skeebo Foundation
  • Vivian James, NC Department of Public Instruction