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December’s Parenting Tip: Giving the Gift of Time

If you ask most parents, they will agree that their homes are cluttered with things for their kids. That’s why as you approach the holiday season it might be worth considering giving the gift of time this year versus things. According to Beverly Anderson, Executive Director of Ebenezer Child Care Centers with locations in downtown… Read more »

Ebenezer Receives $50K Greater Milwaukee Foundation Grant

We are excited to announce that we have received a $50,000 grant from Greater Milwaukee Foundation Capital Fund to assist with our $70,000 playground renovation at our Oak Creek Child Care Center. Our Oak Creek location opened in October 2004, and all of its outdoor play spaces were completed by May 2009. After years of… Read more »

Virtues of the Month – Thankfulness and Generosity

This month’s Virtues are Thankfulness and Generosity. Thankfulness is an attitude of gratitude for living, learning, loving, and being. It is generosity in expressing appreciation. Thankfulness is focusing on the blessings in our lives. Generosity is giving fully and sharing freely. It is trusting that there is plenty for everyone. For more information on the… Read more »

November’s Parenting Tip: How to Maximize Family Time

The hectic holiday season is approaching. So how can your family enjoy the holidays without feeling frazzled and maximize the time you spend together? According to Beverly Anderson, Executive Director of Ebenezer Child Care Centers with locations in downtown Milwaukee, Oak Creek, and Wauwatosa/West Allis, “The key is to simplify your schedules and share the… Read more »

October’s Virtues of the Month: Tolerance and Caring

Ebenezer’s 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 Ebenezer as well as at home. This month’s virtues are tolerance and caring. Tolerance is being open… Read more »

October’s Parenting Tip: Halloween Safety

Halloween is approaching! Are you ready to celebrate this spooktacular holiday with your children? According to Beverly Anderson, Executive Director of Ebenezer Child Care Centers with locations on Milwaukee’s southside and in downtown Milwaukee, Oak Creek, and Wauwatosa/West Allis, “Halloween can be one of the most exciting holidays of the year. However, It’s important for… Read more »

September’s Virtues of the Month: Truthfulness and Tact

Ebenezer’s 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 Ebenezer as well as at home. This month’s virtues are truthfulness and tact. Truthfulness is the bedrock… Read more »

September’s Parenting Tip: How To Help Children With Homework

Your children are back in school, and before you know it, they will be bringing home homework. According to Beverly Anderson, executive director for Ebenezer Child Care Centers with locations in downtown Milwaukee, Oak Creek and West Allis/Wauwatosa, “Homework is an important part of school. It teaches children how to be responsible, manage their time,… Read more »

August’s Virtues of the Month: Honesty and Honor

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. The mission of the Virtues Program is to provide empowering strategies of excellence that inspire the practice of virtues at Ebenezer Child Care Centers as well as at home. This… Read more »

July’s Virtues of the Month: Enthusiasm and Excellence

Ebenezer’s Virtues of the Month Program is about empowering adults and children to live to their highest values. There are 52virtues in the program. Its mission is to provide empowering strategies of excellence that inspire the practice of virtues at Ebenezer Child Care Centers as well as at home. This month’s virtues are: Enthusiasm is… Read more »