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Sample Start-Up Budget
for a Home Child Care Business
Also see: Sample
Monthly Income & Expenses Statement
|Toys & Books
|Art & Craft Supplies
|Total Start-up Budget
supplies will include materials or services needed to print your handouts
(handbook, contract, etc) and other daycare forms such as printer ink,
paper, pens, pencils, stapler/staples, as well as receipt books, computer
programs, etc....basically anything needed to take care of the business
end of things.
gates, electrical outlet plugs, drawer & cabinet locks, etc.
***Memberships for child
care associations you belong to or plan on joining in the near future.
include supplies & equipment purchased or needed for daycare
purposes such as: seasonal wall decor, playroom clock, furnishings - table
& chairs, high chairs, booster chairs, shelving/cabinets, etc.
These could be broken down into smaller categories in the budget plan if
your budget keep in mind that you don't need to purchase everything all
at once! Start out with the basics, and all safety supplies &
equipment as required by law. Add to your supplies and equipment
as needed or as your income allows.
Feel free to use this
document or any portion of the document for your daycare business. However,
please respect its copyright and do not put it on your website. Thank
*Beary* special thanks to
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