ECCDC Sells Valley Parkway Site to Charter School
ECCDC has announced the closing of our East Valley Parkway Site - The Betsy Jones Center, effective December 23, 2015. The site has been sold to American Heritage Charter Schools, who operate charter school sites in Escondido for K-12 students. ECCDC will continue to operate their other two sites. The Ruth Clothier Child Development Center on Lincoln Avenue and The Lorraine Boyce Child Developemnt Center on 9th Street in Escondido.
ECCDC to collaborate with Renu Hope Foundation
ECCDC and the Renu Hope Foundation have announced an agreement to collborate on child development services for children and families in the Escondido area. ECCDC, a 41 year old organization and Renu Hope, established in 1999 will work together in providing State Preschool services for infants, toddlers and preschool age schildren. Renu Hope/Toddler Town is located at 1300 N. Escondido Blvd.
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR HONOREES
Pictured from left to right; Shelley de Gana, Bob Wilson, ECCDC Founder Lorraine Boyce, Patti Call and ECCDC Board Chair Ceci Lusky.
Long time ECCDC Supporters Bob & Marion Wilson and ECCDC Golf Classic Chairpersons, Shelley deGana and Patti Call, were honored by the North County Philanthrophy Council during the 2105 NCPC Voulnteer Awards ceremony at the Sheraton Resort in Carlsbad. Over 500 were in attendance to recognize the dedication of so many voulnteers wo provide time and resources to make non-profits successful. Bob & Marion were presented with the Robert Krejci Standards of Excellence Awards. Shelley and Patti were presented with the Volunteers of the Year awards. Congratulations to everyone and than you for what you do to complete ECCDC.
ANNUAL STONE SOUP DELIVERIES
Staff at ECCDC was busy delivering Stone Soup to members of the community recently. Along with the delicious soup and cookies was a story of the solider, in war time, who managed to bring an entire community together to contribute to the soup. Below, ECCDC supporters Dan and Marilyn Herde receive their soup from Megan Siller.
ECCDC STUDENTS HAVE FUN ON SAN DIEGO CHILDREN DISCOVERY MUSEUM FIELD TRIP
ECCDC Students and staff has a great time at the San Diego Children's Discovery Museum in Escondido on a recent field trip. Preschool students from the Ruth Clothier Child Development Center enjoyed playing with the many exhibits offered at the SDCDM. Thank you to the SDCDM staff for providing a field trip filled with great experiences and memories for the children.