Bright By Text

Help Me Grow – Long Island is a proud partner of Bright By Text, a texting service that provides free tips, information, and resources to help all parents and caregivers give every child a bright beginning. In addition to receiving expert content from partners like PBS, Vroom, and Sesame Street, Long Islanders that sign up for the service will now also receive information about local resources and opportunities from Help Me Grow – Long Island. Messages are available in English and Spanish!

To sign up for Bright By Text by text “HMG” to 274448 or by complete the form at this link.

For questions about how to utilize Bright By Text, please email info@hmgli.org

See our partnership announcement here.

Bright by Text® is a Colorado non-profit that provides tools in communities across the U.S. 
for lifelong learning and success to parents and caregivers of children ages 8 and under.

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