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Thursday, April 12, 2012
Path in the woods In 2003, Grand Rapids had the highest black infant mortality rate in Michigan at 22.4 deaths per 1000 live births -- by comparison, white mothers were three times more likely to have a successful pregnancy. Arbor Circle and other Strong Beginnings program partners are addressing the issue as highlighted in this April 2012 Rapid Growth article. Click here to see the article. 
Monday, April 2, 2012
A new West Michigan program that Arbor Circle is a part of called Baby Scholars focuses on disadvantaged youngsters to make sure they have some of the same opportunities for Pre-K experiences that kids in more upscale areas get.Click here to see the article.
Friday, March 2, 2012
Baby Scholars $3 million coaching program is getting high marks from Grand Rapids parents.Click here to read the article from The Grand Rapids Press