Hope Grows Child Development Center Opens Second Location in Germantown

(l:r) Salema Horn, Owner, Hope Grows Child Development Center LLC and Barbara Crews, Assistant Executive Director, Community Relations, Johns Hopkins University and GGCC Board Member at the Grand Opening of Hope Grows Child Development Center in Germantown. This is Horn’s second location. At Hope Grows children constantly learn all the needed skills to grow & blossom. (photo credit: Laura Rowles, GGCC Director of Events & Marketing)

(l:r) Salema Horn, Owner, Hope Grows Child Development Center LLC and Barbara Crews, Assistant Executive Director, Community Relations, Johns Hopkins University and GGCC Board Member at the Grand Opening of Hope Grows Child Development Center in Germantown. This is Horn’s second location. At Hope Grows children constantly learn all the needed skills to grow & blossom.
(photo credit: Laura Rowles, GGCC Director of Events & Marketing)

Gaithersburg /Germantown, MD (November 10, 2017) – A pirate ship playground; vibrant, bold, inviting colors; an exquisite room dedicated to infants with cribs, bright mirrors, warm rugs sensory tables and more; several other classrooms full of arts and crafts supplies; clothes for dress-up and pretend play, musical instruments to explore and spaces to play, to learn and explore; and an area built for the children who are in the program before and after school, allowing them to have the opportunity to do homework as well as enjoy a broad range of engaging hands-on activities; this is what welcomes you to the new Hope Grows Child Development Center.

The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) supported Hope Grows Child Development Center and celebrated the grand opening of their child care center by conducting a “Ribbon Cutting” Ceremony on Friday, November 10, 2017. They are located at 20111 Century Boulevard, Suite A, Germantown. This is the second location for Hope Grows. They are also located on Lost Knife Road in Montgomery Village.

Hope Grows Child Development Center seeks to nurture the development of intellect and character of every child while promoting physical, mental, and emotional health. They have embraced the principles of progressive education. Their program nurtures children’s development, encourages respect for others and fosters students’ ability to observe, question, evaluate and make decisions. Hope Grows Child Development Center is a team of qualified, diverse educators who value working with children, ages 6 weeks to 12 years, in a nurturing and safe environment. The center is NAEYC accredited & participates in Maryland EXCELS which is a quality rating and improvement system. Learn more about them at: www.hopegrowschilddevelopmentcenter.com.


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