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High school students earn scholarships from Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth’s Williams Child Abuse Prevention Council

| May 20, 2019
High school students earn scholarships from Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth’s Williams Child Abuse Prevention Council

Isabel Cristina Ortiz Salazar believes anyone suffering from abuse should have at least one person “they can trust just enough to tell them about the pain they are going through.

Kascyanna Lowe is planning on using her life experience to help others overcome challenges.

Paola Naselli Belmontes said the key to preventing abuse is helping local parents practice good parenting skills and hopes Williams can create such programs.

Salazar, Lowe and Belmontes are the winners this year of scholarships presented by the Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth’s Williams Child Abuse Prevention Council during the recent annual Williams High School Academic Awards & Scholarship Night.

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Basic (June 11) and Advanced (June 12) Victims Rights training available in Flagstaff

| May 20, 2019
Basic (June 11) and Advanced (June 12) Victims Rights training available in Flagstaff

Basic Victims’ Rights training will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, June 11 at the Law Enforcement Administration Facility, 911 E. Sawmill Road, Flagstaff.The Basic Victims’ Rights presentation is highly recommended for employees new to victims’ rights or for anyone who needs a refresher. Content covers fundamental information about victims’ rights for adult and juvenile crimes in Arizona.

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First Things First update for May 20 — New members bring varied perspectives to FTF Board

| May 20, 2019
First Things First update for May 20 — New members bring varied perspectives to FTF Board

The First Things First Board proudly welcomed three new members in recent weeks. Judge Richard Weiss of Kingman, Vince Yanez of Mesa and Marcia Klipsch of Tucson have diverse experiences and perspectives that drove them to apply for Board service. The three new members succeed Nadine Mathis Basha, Gayle Burns and Ruth Solomon, whose terms on the Board expired in January. They join an already diverse group that is charged with stewarding Arizona’s early childhood investment and ensuring that FTF programs improve outcomes for children statewide. All three new members were appointed by Governor Doug Ducey and confirmed unanimously by the state Senate.

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Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) update for May 18 — Looking for Summer Learning Activities? Try BioBlit

| May 20, 2019
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) update for May 18 — Looking for Summer Learning Activities? Try BioBlit

BioBlitz Summer 2019: Help your kids become citizen scientists! Free tools from National Geographic will help you organize a BioBlitz where students observe and analyze the biodiversity in your community. It’s an easy activity with a big impact where you see nature in a new way.

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First Things First update for May 16 — Nominations Open for Eddie Basha Award for Service and Leadership

| May 20, 2019
First Things First update for May 16 — Nominations Open for Eddie Basha Award for Service and Leadership

Because you are a passionate supporter of early childhood, I’d like to invite you to recognize the extraordinary work being done on behalf of young children and families in Arizona communities by submitting a nomination for the Eddie Basha Regional Partnership Council Excellence Award.

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2019 Sara Morley Girls on the Run Spirit Scholarship awarded to Samantha Hampton

| May 13, 2019
2019 Sara Morley Girls on the Run Spirit Scholarship awarded to Samantha Hampton

Girls on the Run of Northern Arizona is proud to announce Samantha Hampton has been awarded the 2019 Sara Morley Girls on the Run Spirit Scholarship. The $1,000 award to be used for higher education expenses will be presented on Saturday June 22nd at the Northland Hospice Run for Life.

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Active Parenting 6-week classes to begin May 21

| May 13, 2019
Active Parenting 6-week classes to begin May 21

CPLC Parenting Arizona will present the free parenting classes from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, May 21 through June 25, 2019 at 201 E. Birch St., Ave. 7 (The Icehouse), downtown Flagstaff.

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First Things First update for May 14 — Early Childhood Summit 2019: Early registration now open

| May 13, 2019
First Things First update for May 14 — Early Childhood Summit 2019: Early registration now open

Early registration is now open for the First Things First Early Childhood Summit 2019. Register now at a reduced rate.At the Summit, you’ll experience two days of keynote and featured speakers and select from 80+ breakout sessions on a wide range of early childhood topics. You’ll have the opportunity to meet, learn and share strategies that help kids be ready for school and set for life.

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Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) update for May 13 — Workshop Offerings Expanding for this year’s School’s Out, Make it Count Conference

| May 13, 2019
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) update for May 13 —  Workshop Offerings Expanding for this year’s School’s Out, Make it Count Conference

Workshop Offerings Expanding for this year’s School’s Out, Make it Count ConferenceWe’re growing to meet the needs of the field so this year’s conference will be BIGGER with 50 (or more) workshops!

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