10th Anniversary Celebration

10th Anniversary Celebration

Thursday, October 1st, 2020 | 5:30-7:30pm | CityScape Event Centre

Dinner | Drinks | 50/50 Raffle | First Annual Excellent Educator Award | Guest Speaker

Guest Speaker: Art Rolnick, Economics of Early Childhood Development Expert

We are excited to welcome Arthur Rolnick to Kalamazoo! Arthur J. Rolnick is a senior fellow at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota. He previously served at the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis as a senior vice president and director of research, and as an associate economist with the Federal Open Market Committee—the monetary policymaking body for the Federal Reserve System. Rolnick is working to advance multidisciplinary research on child development and social policy.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Please contact Ali Schwartz, Director of Community Development, with questions or to become a sponsor.

First Annual Excellent Educator Award

Please join us in celebrating an Excellent Educator in a KC Ready 4s’ supported classroom. We encourage past and present families, co-workers, program staff, and others to nominate individuals who portray the qualities of an outstanding, high-quality educator.

Call for Nominations – English Convocatoria de Nominaciones – Español

To nominate an Excellent Educator, please submit the Nomination Form and Letters of Support to Ali Schwartz, Director of Community Development, by May 15, 2020 (NEW date!). Or, complete the Nomination Form online here.

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