Child Care Resource and Referral, United Way/Success by Six Announces Outstanding Early Childhood Award

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Jan. 27, 2006 — Child Care Resource and Referral and 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. 

The nomination process is now under way. To be eligible for the award, providers must work within a licensed facility, exempt child care facility or inspected facility in Cape Girardeau County or Scott City.  Nominations must be postmarked by March 3.  Nomination Forms can be accessed from online at http://www5.semo.edu/ccrr. Then click on the link “forms” to access the nomination forms.  For more information please contact Heather Fisher with Child Care Resource and Referral at (573) 290-5644 or hfisher@semo.edu.