The Wallenstein Feed Charitable Foundation is joining the Lyle S. Hallman Foundation, the Kitchener-Waterloo Community Foundation and the David and Eleanor Yach Family Fund (through the Kitchener-Waterloo Community Foundation) to fund a project to investigate providing a program to encourage parents of infants to start early to create an environment that promotes good literacy skills! Strong Start® is privileged to be the organization to lead this feasibility study with a Steering Committee of 16 key community organizations.

This study will involve researching successful programs in other communities and a local community consultation process. Anyone interested in further information is invited to contact the Strong Start®, Executive Director at or 519-743-9578.