Erie BANK supports Preschool Scholarships in Erie County

Our sincere thanks to Erie BANK for their donation to Erie’s Future Fund Preschool Scholarship Program. The Erie’s Future Fund preschool scholarship program, administered by Early Connections, provides Pre-K scholarships for income eligible families in more than 40 preschool programs throughout Erie County.

EFF Check presentation from Erie Bank 7-14-17

Pictured left to right: Bill DeLuca, Senior Vice President at Erie Bank, Darlene Kovacs, Executive Director of Early Connections, and Katie Jones, Assistant Vice President at Erie Bank

Thank you to Erie Insurance Group for their generous donation to Erie’s Future Fund. 

Administered by Early Connections, Erie’s Future Fund provides scholarships for eligible children to attend half day preschool classes at more than 40 different early childhood programs throughout Erie County.

Erie Ins EFF check presentation June 23 2017

Pictured from left to right are Darlene Kovacs, Executive Director of Early Connections, Kimberly Beers, Scholarship Director, Erie’s Future Fund, and Ann Scott, Manager of Community Outreach & Human Resources at Erie Insurance Group.

Kiwanis Club of Erie Visits Early Connections- Harbor Homes

Early Connections staff and children were thankful to the Kiwanis Club of Erie for donating two rocking chairs that will be used at the Early Connections Harbor Homes location. The Kiwanis were invited to read to the children; each child also received a book from Hooked on Books for Kids and the Erie Kiwanis!
Kiwanis at Harbor Homes 3-8-17

 

 

 

 

Pictured with children from left to right: Ms. Michelle, Early Connections staff; Bill Sapone, Kiwanis of Erie President; Linda Smalley, Hooked on Books for Kids and Kiwanis Club of Erie; Cathy Szymanski, Kiwanis Club of Erie; Joe Murphy, Kiwanis Club of Erie; and Early Connections staff Ms. Sarah, Ms. Julie, and Ms. Kelly.

American Tinning & Galvanizing Supports Erie’s Future Fund Scholarship Program

American Tinning and Galvanizing 2016 – Thank you!  Erie’s Future Fund is grateful to receive a $2dec-22-2016from-camera-misc-datesevents-0092,000 Pre-K EITC donation from American Tinning and Galvanizing! Proceeds will help Erie’s Future Fund’s Summer Scholars, a program that provides Continue reading

Lilly Broadcasting Donates to Erie’s Future Fund Scholarship Program

Thank you Lilly Broadcasting, for the  $2,500 Pre-K EITC donation! Proceeds will help Erie’s Future Fund’s Summer Scholars, a program that provides scholarships for children from low-income families to attend high-quality programs that offer educational activities and nutritious meals during their attendance in the summer Continue reading

Books for Early Connections Children

Hooked on Books and the Kiwanis of Erie County presented wrapped books for each chkiwanis-hooked-on-books-dec2016-w-cap1ild at all six Early Connections locations to Darlene Kovacs, Executive Director of Early Connections at the Hooked on Books for Kids Distribution Center.  Darlene Kovacs is very thankful for the generosity of the Erie Kiwanis and Hooked on Books for Kids Continue reading

Animal Stampede at Early Connections Harbor Homes !

Early Connections Harbor Homes and MarMooWorks, founded by Mary Arete Moodey, have teamed up for a rumbling Animal Stampede! Using movement, music making, painting, and storytelling, the children are bringing Mary Arete Moodey’s fifth book, When the Camel Sneezed, to life. Throughout the Continue reading

Early Connections – North East Voted Best Daycare/Preschool for 2015

The North East News-Journal annually conducts a reader’s poll to determine which businesses are the Continue reading

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

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6th Annual Pre-K Counts Awareness Day

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