Category: Chamber Links

Working Parents’ Luncheon a Hit!

On April 30, busy working parents from all over Greater Milwaukee took some time for themselves to enjoy Ebenezer’s Third Annual Working Parents’ Luncheon. The event was emceed by Nicole Koglin of Fox 6, and featured motivational speaker, Christi Andringa. Christi  presented the “The Happiness Talk: How to Reach your Full Potential As a Working… Read more »

Virtues Program Helps Make Us Unique

Did you know that Ebenezer Child Care Centers has Virtues Program? The program is aimed at teaching children enrolled in our centers about compassion, respect, and honesty as well as how to be courteous and orderly. According to Beverly Anderson, executive director for Ebenezer Child Care Centers, “Our program, which is called Virtues from the… Read more »

Encouraging Prosocial Behaviors

We all want our children to demonstrate behaviors and actions that help others and reinforce that they are responsible, but how do we go about instilling these prosocial behaviors in our children? Bonding Is Critical From the day you bring your children home from the hospital, it is important for you to bond with them… Read more »

Truths About Consequences

As adults, we know that consequences are present in almost every aspect of our lives. However, as parents faced with how to positively discipline our childen, handing out consequences can be especially difficult. There are three strategies for providing consequences for your children’s actions. As with anything, there are pros and cons to each strategy…. Read more »

Resolving to Have a Better Balance in Your Life

As busy working parents, it’s critical for our well-being to find a balance between work, family, physical fitness, hobbies, and spending time with our friends. It’s also important for us to understand that some days will be crazier than others but that our overall goal is to find balance within each week. Here are some… Read more »

Upgraded Play Yard at Downtown Ebenezer Child Care Center a Hit!

We’re happy to report that we recently upgraded our play yard at our Downtown Milwaukee Ebenezer Child Care Center. The outdoor improvements are aimed at helping the children enrolled in our Downtown Center to better connect with nature while learning through creative play outside. Our staff worked closely with the great design team at Design4Kids… Read more »

Santa’s Workshop Brings Smiles To Many in Attendance

On Saturday, December 6, our Southside Child Care Center, located at 1496 S. 29th Street in Milwaukee,  was happy to once again host a Santa’s Workshop event for Ebenezer families and members of the community. The fun-filled morning featured a free continental breakfast,  Christmas-themed craft projects, shopping for little gifts and visit from the big… Read more »

Avoiding the Halloween Candy Craze

It’s that time of year again! Halloween is just around the corner, but how do you make it fun and healthy? Research by Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta found that a typical bag of Halloween treats is equivalent to about 4,800 calories, one-and-a-half cups of fat, and three cups of sugar. So, how do you take… Read more »

Ebenezer Announces First Stage Discount for Families

Great news…Ebenezer is partnering with First Stage for the 2014-2015 theater season to help promote their wonderful live performances for families! Please mark your calendars now as we will be hosting opening night events for two of First Stage’s performances for this season! On Friday, February 27, we will begin our fun evening for families… Read more »

Fall Fun with Your Family

Fall is the perfect time of year to spend some quality time with your family. The weather is perfect for going outside because it’s not too hot or too cold for children to enjoy. Here are our suggestions for some fall family fun. Visit A Farm Farms provide many family friendly activities for children of… Read more »