A Simulated Proposal for:

A Community-Based African American Mothers & Early Childhood Education Initiative (The Power of Participation)

A community-based mothers and children center called Bubastis Cultural Institute will be established in Pinellas Point, the community surrounding Saint Petersburg, Florida. BCI will focus on providing early child hood education and counseling for mothers, especially those from extremely low income areas. It is expected that through the providing of information to the mothers that it will be possible to have a direct and positive effect on the early childhood education of the young children in the community.