By Staff –
The Child Care Council Inc., a nonprofit that connects families with quality child care, has recently honored local child care providers with its annual Start Bright Impact Awards, for exemplifying the critical roles that high-quality child care and early education play in the lives of young people.
The following providers have received the recognition:
– Julie Bennett from Early Learning Daycare in Geneseo;
– Rebecca Martinez from Rattles, Blocks and Books Daycare in Rochester;
– Nancy Neuroth of Little Monkey Shines in Penfield;
– and Joanne Dall, Amy DeSario, Michelle Hays, and Gretta Schuler from Penfield Village Nursery’s Pre-K Program.
The Child Care Council awarded the recognition during its recent Start Bright Gala, held at Locust Hill Country Club.
The event celebrates the critical importance of early education and high-quality child care, in ensuring children get a bright start to the future, council officials said.
Founded in 1972, the Child Care Council is a comprehensive parent-referral, adult-education and community-resource agency working to improve the quality of child care.
Visit childcarecouncil.com for additional information regarding the group.