WCGMF Discovery

The mission of KITE is to ensure that all families with young children in Enfield have knowledge of and access to quality early care and educational opportunities both in and outside of the home.KITE works to heighten awareness and the use... More

The mission of KITE is to ensure that all families with young children in Enfield have knowledge of and access to quality early care and educational opportunities both in and outside of the home.

KITE works to heighten awareness and the use of local resources that promote a well rounded and quality early childhood experience. We aim to have a community that understands and values the importance of all children having the chance to enter kindergarten well prepared to learn.

Key KITE Initiatives

  • Parent Leadership Academy
  • Community Campaign on Early Learning Matters in partnership with Born Learning
  • Yearly Preschool Fair
  • Transition to Kindergarten plan
  • Dialogues between Public Schools and Early Education providers
  • Community Planning
  • Outreach to Faith Based Community and Area Pediatricians

Learn more about our work by downloading our brochure.

Discovery Work

Grant Option: 
Plan Implementation

Population Results Statement: 
All Enfield children are healthy, safe and happy; live in families that are self-reliant and interconnected to the community; and enter school ready to learn and succeed both in school and life.


Community Demographics

Population: 
44,699
DRG: 
F
District Designation: 
Competitive
ELL Percent: 
1%

Community Contacts

Primary Community Contact: 

Chris Gomeau
860-253-6502 | enfieldkite@gmail.com

Other Contacts: 

Melissa Camacho
860-493-6857 | mcamacho@unitedwayinc.org