Golf Tournament Moves to new location April 22

Mark your calendars now to participate in the 3rd Annual ECCDC Golf Classic, this year to be held at the Twin Oaks Golf Course.  Committee co-chairs Patti Call, Shelley de Ganna and Ceci Lusky said the event is slated to be the best ever with many new twist to the competition and special prizes. Watch the ECCDC website for more info.

Grant Awarded for ECCDC Tots 'N Trucks Event

Thank you to County Supervisor Dave Roberts and the County of San Diego for awarding a $1,500 Community Enhancement grant in support of the  Annual Tots 'N Trucks event. The 5th annual event will take place on October 3 at Kit Carson Park in Escondido.

The grant will help to fund the Health Fair component of the event, which is free to the general public.





Over 100 students from ECCDC were graduated to Kindergarten at ceromonies held at all three ECCDC sites on June 25. The students, some of who have been with ECCDC since 4 months old, are looking forward to moving into elementary school. The teachers at ECCD are to be congratulated for getting the children prepared for this next step in their education lives.  Congratulations to the graduates!


Support ECCDC

Great things continue to happen at ECCDC because of your generous support and donations. Be a part of our continued success by making a tax deductible donation to help us. Just click below to make a PayPal donation!

ECCDC is grateful to all our caring and generous donors for their year-round support of our programs for our community’s preschool children and their families.

Boys and Girls Foundation
– Program Support
Boys and Girls Foundation
Reser's Fine Foods
– Food for Graduation

Resers Fine Foods
Bravo Foundation
–Program Support

Bravo Foundation
Escondido East Rotary Club
Escondido East Rotary Club
- Playground Shade Canopy

County Employees' Charitable Organization
Rotary Club of Escondido
– Sensory Garden Playhouse

Rotary Club of Escondido
CVS Health
– Family Health Fair

CVS Health
– Nutrition teaching tools

Datron World Communications
- Program Support

Datron World Communications
San Diego Foundation
– Graduation Backpacks

San Diego Foundation
Kaiser Foundation
- Mental Health Program Support

Kaiser Permanente
Sundt Foundation
– Sensory Garden

Sundt Foundation
Nordson Corporate Foundation
– Program Support

Nordson Corporate Foundation
Target Corporation
–Literacy Materials

Target Corporation
I. A. O'Shaughnessy Foundation
–Program Support

I. A. O'Shaughnessy Foundation
– Family Health Fair

Kiwanis –Hidden Valley of Escondido
- Graduation Backpacks

In Memory of Miss Dorothy

We mourn the passing of Miss Dorothy Jackson Pratt a teacher wtih ECCDC for 13 years. Miss Dorothy brought great joy to the many children and families she worked with throughout the years and she will be missed by all.

Golf Chairs to be Honored  Nov. 12 by North County   Philanthrophy Council as 2015 Volunteers of the Year


Golf Classic Chairs Patti Call(left)and Shelley de Gana (left) are pictured with Golf Classic sponosr Roseanne Reguly of Rosemary Duff Florist and ECCDC Board Chair Ceci Lusky.  Patti and SHelley will be honored by the North County Philanthrophy Council on Nov 12 at Volunteers of the Year.






Friends and families of ECCDC took part in the annual Grape Day Parade held last Saturday on Grand Avenue Escondido.  Thank you to NK Towing for providing the truck.







                            Save the Date



                               5th Annual Tots 'n Trucks
                                 When: October 3, 2015
                                    10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Where: Kit Carson Park - Escondido

To display your Trucks for children to explore

Contact 760-839-9361

All funds raised at this event support ECCDC programs.






Batman will be in attendance from 10 am - Noon











Chairman of the Board Ceci Lusky and ECCDC Founder Lorraine Boycec visited student in Veronica Romero's class on Wednesday in Marion's Garden, the special sensory graden at the 9th Street campus.  Students showed Mrs. Lusky and Mrs. Boyce the huge watermelon, green beans, tomatoes and Armenian cucumbers growing throughout the garden. The sensory garden was built by Eagel Scouts from Escondido Troop 668.






      It's Back to School at ECCDC




   Parents visited the Betsy Jones Center and attended the PAC meeting hosted by Site Supervisor Marcela Johnston



      THANK YOU Golf Classic Sponsors


3rd Annual Golf Classic

Thank you to the many sponsors and golfers who made the 2nd Annual ECCDC Golf Classic a huge success.  With your help, we were able to raise over $37,000 for the programs offered at ECCDC.  In particular, thank you to Gold Sponsor Trucep and Title Sponsor Sculpt Nouveau for their generous underwriting of the event.   The field of 88 golfers had a great day of golf ending with a dinner, raffle and auction.

Thank you also to committee members Ceci Lusky, Shelley DeGana, Patti Call, Toby Turner, Roseanne Reguly and Megan Siller for the many hours of time they put in organizing the event.

2nd Annual Golf Classic
April 10th, 2015
The Vineyard at Escondido Golf Course


Trucept Corporations

Title Sponsor
Sculpt Nouveau

Hole Sponsors
American West Bank • Pacific Western Bank •
CCL Contracting, Inc. • California Coast Credit Union • Rancho Mesa Insurance Services, Inc.
Alliant Insurance Services, Inc. • Baker Electric, Inc.
CMIT Solutions • Custom Designs • David & Rebecca Vigil
Eric’s Sandwich Shop • Glennie’s Office Products
Homegrown Organic Farms • Rosemary-Duff • Pure Play • VTD
Wayne & Dee Anne Brunner • Preferred Modular Structures, Inc.

Hole in One Sponsor
Toyota of Escondido

Golf Towel Sponsor           Table Centerpiece Sponsor
NK Towing                                 Rosemary-Duff Florist
Alliant Insurance Benefits Division
On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina
Mike’s BBQS, Inc.

Our Auction & Raffle Donors
Don Darrock Photography – Escondido
San Diego Automotive Museum
Chris & Tamson Sell
Cocina del Charro - Escondido
San Diego Maritime Museum
The Vineyard at Escondido Golf Course
Mingei International Museum
San Diego Hall of Champions
Callaway Vineyards & Winery
Oceanside Museum of Art
Reuben H. Fleet Science Center
Fish Market Restaurants
Laguna Art Museum
Orfila Vineyards and Winery
Bryan & Ceci Lusky
North County Tavern Bowl
Mike & Cathy O’Malley
Temecula Creek Inn
Pala Casino
San Diego Botanical Garden
Callaway Golf Company
Jay & Lin Backstrom
Valley View Casino
Rossi’s Pizza

Bed, Bath & Beyond
Beach Break Café
Chuck E. Cheese
Leoness Cellars
Timken Museum of Art
Rozanne Reguly
Rosemary Duff Florist
San Diego Model Railroad Museum
Orange County Museum of Art
Young Living Essentials
St. Marks Golf Club

West Cal Citrus
Temecula Creek Inn

San Diego Chargers
San Diego Padres
Tom Shaw
On the Border Mexican Grill and Cantina
Elegant Nails & Spa
San Diego Air & Space Museum
San Diego Museum of Manals
Chad & Kellie Hunziker
Randy Bardwell

The Journey at Pechanga
Hidden Valley Orthodontics
Halau Hula O Ka’eo
Ruby’s Diner – Shelley de Ganna
Chopra Center
Paul Erickson
Ann Sheehand
Dr. Andrea Garro
Grangetto’s Farm & Garden Supply
Golf Mart – Escondido
Rock ‘N Jenny’s
The Art of Shaving
Las Olas Mexican Restaurant
The New Children’s Museum
Roma Market
Flippin’ Pizza Vista/4S Ranch
Anejo Bar and Grill
Troy Gaston, PGA Director of Instruction
Jaime Rueda
Sheraton Carlsbad Resort & Spa
San Diego Natural History Museum
Sprouts Farmers Market
Personal Laser Clinic
Ed & Patti Call