Children's Champions

Thursday, June 18, 2015 at the Boathouse
6:00 - 8:00 PM

Each year Child Start honors Children’s Champions for their significant history of work on behalf of our community’s children.  Please join us for delicious hors d'oeuvres and drinks to celebrate this year’s Champions and the important work of Child Start in preparing young children for lifelong success.

Individual Champion: Robert H. Ross, PHD

Robert H Ross PhD, has been a significant supporter of Child Start for years.  Having been on and off the Board and having served as Board Chair, it's the importance of the program that keeps calling Bob to work toward improving the lives of children, families, and society as a whole.

Organization Champion: The Foster Grandparent Program

Foster grandparents serve in volunteer stations such as schools, shelters, early childhood programs, daycare centers and hospitals. Each year, foster grandparents give more than 100,000 hours of services to children in our communities. 

Honoring the Dottie Bishop Memorial "Head Start" Kid Scholarship Recipient