The first 5 years of
a child’s life are vital.
In these first few years, children develop a majority of their brain, setting the foundation for their future. Ensuring Kindergarten readiness by age 5 ensures not only the success of the child’s life, but the success of the community.
Children who are ready for Kindergarten are:
As a community of professionals and volunteers dedicated to improving awareness of the importance of early childhood, BY5 is leading the way in early childhood education advocacy throughout Muncie and Delaware County.
Our action-oriented initiatives span the issues of early literacy, public health, and improving provider networks, but they all have one aspect in common:
transforming our community by connecting Kindergarten readiness to economic success.