The Nevada Independent-VELC Grand Opening

A new library is seen during the grand opening of the first Strong Start Academy at Lorenzi Park in Las Vegas, on Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017. The academy is the first of two that will focus on providing quality education and care to children before they start kindergarten. Daniel Clark/The Nevada Independent

A very special thank you to the Nevada Independent for joining us for our Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting and sharing our mileston with your readers and followers. Follow the link below to read the complete story.

https://thenevadaindependent.com/article/citys-preschool-initiative-highlights-growing-appetite-for-early-learning-despite-funding-uncertainty

Sherhonda Simon, left, is helped by Cassandra Adamson to enroll her children in the Strong Start Academy at Lorenzi Park in Las Vegas, on Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017. The academy is the first of two that will focus on providing quality education and care to children before they start kindergarten. Daniel Clark/The Nevada Independent

A classroom is seen during the grand opening of the first Strong Start Academy at Lorenzi Park in Las Vegas, on Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017. The academy is the first of two that will focus on providing quality education and care to children before they start kindergarten. Daniel Clark/The Nevada Independent