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    New Direction.
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    Bainum Foundation Farm to Address Food Access
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    Foundation Convenes Children's Policy,
    Advocacy and Service Organizations,
    and Makes Initial Grants of $575,000,
    to Improve Early Childhood in the District
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    Bainum Report Details Status of the District's Youngest Residents
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How do we help children succeed?

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We’re part researcher, part organizer, part educator, part investor. We inspire children to ask questions like, “What if?” and “Why not?” Questions that can change their future — and the world.

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Our Services

We work with partners, parents and educators to offer services such as early learning, wrap-around support and knowledge building.

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Knowlege Building
Wrap-Around Support
Early Learning
A multi-ethnic group of children are sitting together with their teacher reading a book at daycare together.

Joan Lombardi, PhD, Joins Bainum Family Foundation Board of Directors

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Bainum Family Foundation Supports
Powerful New Book: Helping Children Succeed

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New ‘Year in Review’ Now Available

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