Every year on November 11, Americans honor those who serve in the armed forces. Whether during wartime or peacetime; at home or abroad; no matter how long the stint of service, each of these men and women place their personal lives on hold for the good of the nation. When service members come home to […]READ MORE
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#GivingTuesday is around the corner, and we want your support! As the national day of giving approaches – 7 days to be exact – we came up with 7 ways your donation supports children! 1. Imagines a hopeful future: Children who attend quality early learning programs are four times more likely to earn a college […]READ MORE
Earlier this month, we celebrated National STEAM Day–a day designed to inspire children to explore the layers within Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math. The seeds of learning are often planted during play, reading and other experiences framed with creativity; so we dug-up two excellent children’s books that will stir young imaginations, while subtly weaving-in […]READ MORE
While the “fall” season often summons the thought of the leaves changing color and floating off their former branches – in the context of our children, I can’t help but see the natural connection that the work we do is to ensure that our children, and their families, do anything but “fall.” We want to […]READ MORE
October. A time to recall gulling tales, and masquerade as something different; donning yourself as characters from stories, movies, history—or even your imagination. For our family reading selections this month, we’ve chosen three storybooks whose characters may SEEM familiar, but quickly lead-on to new and surprising adventures. The creativity of these three authors will inspire […]READ MORE