Child Care Resource and Referral, Success by Six Announce Outstanding Early Childhood of Year Award

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., May 4, 2006 — Child Care Resource and Referral & United Way/Success by Six will be presenting the first Outstanding Early Childhood Award at the Annual Provider Appreciation Brunch May 6 at Southeast Missouri State University. 

One award will be given in each of the following categories:  Early Childhood Family Provider, Early Childhood Teacher and Early Childhood Director.  To be eligible for the award, providers must work within a licensed facility, exempt childcare facility or inspected facility in Cape Girardeau County or Scott City.  Awardees were notified today and will be presented their awards May 6 at the appreciation brunch in the Atrium of Dempster Hall.

For more information, contact Heather Fisher with Child Care Resource & Referral at Southeast Missouri State University at (573) 290-5644 or hfisher@semo.edu.