Ebenezer Child Care Centers in Wauwatosa, Oak Creek and Greenfield were fortunate to be able to participate in their community’s National Night Out celebrations on Tuesday, August. 6. We put on tattoos, played games and met some really great families. Her are some pictures from the events!
Welcome Ms. Ana!
Ebenezer Child Care Centers is happy to announce that Ana Staten has been added to the management team at our Downtown Milwaukee center located at 340 W. St. Paul Avenue. Ana will be serving as the center’s Assistant Coordinator. In this position, she will be working with Ms. Mona, our downtown center’s coordinator, and staff to ensure that the… Read more »
Ebenezer’s School Age Children Brighten the Day of Seniors
Fifty school-age students from Ebenezer Child Care’s Summer Blast Program recently visited with the residents of Villa St. Francis in Milwaukee as part of the “Make a Difference” Week of summer camp. In preparation for the field trip, the students made more than 100 tissue paper flowers, designed cards, and planned Bingo games with special prizes for… Read more »
Mothers Now Top Earners in 4 of 10 U.S. Households
According to a new Pew Research Center analysis of data from the U.S. Census Bureau, a record 40% of all households with children under the age of 18 include mothers who are either the sole or primary source of income for the family. The share was just 11% in 1960. These “breadwinner moms” are made… Read more »
Leaving Your Children in the Car is a Dangerous Proposition
Did you know that according to www.KidsandCars.org, a nonprofit child safety organization dedicated to preventing injuries and death to children in or around motor vehicles, “On average, 38 children die in hot cars each year from heat-related deaths after being trapped inside motor vehicles?” Beverly Anderson, executive director for Ebenezer Child Care Centers says, “Even… Read more »
Working Moms’ Luncheon a Success!
Ebenezer Child Care Centers would like to thank the nearly 100 guests who attended out Working Moms’ Luncheon today. The event was a wonderful networking opportunity, and we all learned so much from Love & Logic speaker Pam Olsen! She taught us how to keep our cool by using choices, and empathy when interacting with our children. She… Read more »
Wauwatosa’s Mayor Ehley Stops By for a Week of the Young Child Visit
From April 15 through April 19, each of the Ebenezer Child Care Centers throughout Greater Milwaukee celebrated the Week of the Young Child. The purpose of this week was to focus on the importance of early childhood education as a foundation of lifelong learning. Every day, the centers celebrated the important parts of young children’s lives including their parents,… Read more »
Please Help Us to Ensure the Future of Quality Child Care
Ebenezer Child Care Center’s Executive Director, Beverly Anderson, recently spoke to the State Joint Finance Committee about the importance of supporting quality child care initiatives in Wisconsin. She pointed out that as transportation and information systems are critical to the workforce, so are quality child care initiatives for Wisconsin’s working families. But that at current… Read more »
In Your Car: Avoiding Unknown Dangers
A guest blog by By Daniel C Riedel WiSC – Woller-Anger & Company, LLC Did you know many automobile injuries are actually caused by objects from within your car? During the past year, we had a customer slam on their brakes to avoid a collision, only to have a piece of equipment from the back… Read more »
WCCAA Honors Beverly Anderson
Ebenezer Child Care Centers is pleased to announce that Beverly Anderson, the agency’s Executive Director, was recently honored by the Wisconsin Child Care Administrator’s Association (WCCAA) with their Recognition Award for making significant contributions to the field of early care and education in the State of Wisconsin. Beverly was honored for her amazing depth of… Read more »