Mt. Kilimanjaro Climb Raises Funds for Erie’s Future Fund Scholarships

Mt. Kili Check Presentation

Recently Dr. Joyce Miller climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro in an effort to raise money for scholarships for Erie’s Future Fund and increase awareness of the importance of high-quality early childhood education.  Through the Northwest Institute of Research and additional fundraising, Joyce Miller was able to donate a total of $18,100 to Erie’s Future Fund.

6th Annual Pre-K Counts Awareness Day

Children from Early Connections’ Pre-K Counts classrooms were among the more than 500 children who attended the 6th Annual Pre-K Counts Awareness Day on May 28th. Nine DSCN5104Erie County Pre-K Counts programs took part in the event designed to increase awareness about the importance of quality Pre-K programs.  The event held at the Tom Ridge Environmental Center included learning stations, nature-based hands on activities and more.