Educational Institutions

SMALL FRIENDS ON NANTUCKET INC

  • Nantucket, MA
  • www.smallfriendsnantucket.org

Mission Statement

Small Friends on Nantucket seeks to enhance the quality of life for families and meet the needs of working parents by providing the highest quality child care and education for the children of Nantucket year-round, regardless of financial ability. Toward this end, Small Friends on Nantucket provides children ages three months through five years with a nurturing educational environment with trained and caring professional.

Main Programs

  1. Early Education
Service Areas

Self-reported

Massachusetts

Small Friends serves all of the families on Nantucket Island.

ruling year

1988

Executive Director since 2015

Self-reported

Courtney Bridges

Keywords

Self-reported

young children, child care, early childhood education

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EIN

04-3001787

 Number

2708614651

Physical Address

19 Nobadeer Farm RD

Nantucket, MA 02554

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Education N.E.C. (B99)

Kindergarten, Nursery Schools, Preschool, Early Admissions (B21)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

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Programs

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Program 1

Early Education

Small Friends on Nantucket is the only full time year round early education center on the island. Our school is a LEED gold certified campus with six classrooms, a great room meeting space and age appropriate outdoor play spaces for each age level. We have a proven track record for providing quality by trained teachers in a sustainable environment with convenient hours. Small Friends is open nine and one half hours a day, fifty one weeks a year. Working families, and in turn the island, rely on Small Friends.

Category

Education

Population(s) Served

Infants/Babies (under age 5)

Budget

1,000,000

Service Areas

Self-reported

Massachusetts

Small Friends serves all of the families on Nantucket Island.

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Financials

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SMALL FRIENDS ON NANTUCKET INC
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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SMALL FRIENDS ON NANTUCKET INC

Leadership

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Executive Director

Courtney Bridges

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Jessica Torre

Dentist

Term: May 2016 - May 2017

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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