How Using Amazon Can Help Ebenezer

Millions of people shop on Amazon.com, but not a lot of people know about its charitable program – AmazonSmiles. AmazonSmiles allows consumers to support their favorite charity every time they make a purchase – at no extra cost. Launched in 2013, AmazonSmiles awards designated charities with a percentage of each eligible purchase. When Amazon customers… Read more »

Parenting Tip: Importance of Play – April 2018

What do most successful business people, happy children, and Nobel Laureates have in common? They love to play and understand that it is an important part of learning. According to Beverly Anderson, Executive Director of Ebenezer Child Care Centers with locations in downtown Milwaukee, on Milwaukee’s southside, and in Oak Creek and West Allis/Wauwatosa, “Research… Read more »

March’s Virtues: Compassion and Friendliness

Ebenezer’s Virtues of the Month Program is about empowering adults and children to live by their highest values. There are 52 virtues in the program. This month’s virtues are: Compassion is understanding and  caring when someone is hurt or  troubled, even if you don’t know them. It is wanting to help, even if all you can… Read more »

Parenting Tip: Helping Your Child Become a Responsible Citizen – March 2018

Every parent dreams of their children growing up to be respectful and responsible citizens who contribute to the good of society. How do we, as parents, ensure this happens? According to Beverly Anderson, executive director for Ebenezer Child Care Centers with locations in downtown Milwaukee, on Milwaukee’s southside, and in Oak Creek and West Allis/Wauwatosa,… Read more »

How to Give Clear Directions

Do you ever feel like you are constantly repeating yourself when giving directions to your child?  Or wonder if she is really listening to you?  Frustrations build making you and your child unhappy which puts a strain on your relationship.  Listening and following directions are important skills for young children to learn. There are many… Read more »

Is My Child ready for Kindergarten?

A great way to prep your child for Kindergarten is to get them in a quality 4K program. Ebenezer’s Oak Creek facility will be hosting a 4K Open House one March 7 from 4-6:30. For more information please call Ann McKillip, Center Coordinator at 414.768.0151. How do you know if your child is ready to… Read more »

February’s Virtues: Love & Loyalty

Ebenezer Child Care Centers’ Virtues of the Month Program is about empowering adults and children to live by their highest values. The mission of the Virtues Program is to provide empowering strategies of excellence that inspire the practice of virtues at our child care centers as well as at home. This month’s virtues are: Love… Read more »