Buncombe Partnership for Children

WHAT THEY DO: Buncombe Partnership for Children is on a mission to strengthen the capacity of early educators, families and the community to build a strong foundation for children’s learning and development. BPFC invests in children from birth to age 5 and their families, caretakers and early educators by partnering with local organizations to offer programs that improve the quality of early care and education; increase access to affordable, high-quality early care and education; expand early literacy opportunities; support children’s healthy development; and provide family support.

INCENTIVES

  • The first 40 gifts of $40-$74 will receive a $10 gift certificate from Ginger’s Revenge Craft Brewery and a $10 gift certificate from Poppy Handcrafted Popcorn.
  • The first five gifts of $75-$149 will receive a $10 gift certificate from Green Sprouts Baby, a $10 gift certificate from Ginger’s Revenge Craft Brewery and a $10 gift certificate from Poppy Handcrafted Popcorn.
  • The first two gifts of $150-$299 will receive a pair of tickets for the Haunted Asheville Ghost Tours classic walking tour, a new book from Malaprop’s, a $10 gift certificate from Green Sprouts Baby, a $10 gift certificate from Ginger’s Revenge Craft Brewery and a $10 gift certificate from Poppy Handcrafted Popcorn.
  • The first three gifts of $300 or more will receive a pair of tickets for the Navitat Canopy Adventures Mountaintop Tour, a new book from Malaprop’s, a $10 gift certificate from Green Sprouts Baby, a $10 gift certificate from Ginger’s Revenge Craft Brewery and a $10 gift certificate from Poppy Handcrafted Popcorn.

MATCHES

  • The first $4,000 in donations will be matched dollar for dollar by Jennie Eblen and anonymous donors.
Access to quality early care and education is fundamental for the growth and development of children — and for working families. Successful children and families are needed for a thriving community. Buncombe Partnership for Children’s work is vital!
—Jennie Eblen, Vice President, Eblen Short Stop Stores and child advocate
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