Early Learning Hub

EL Hub gives National Presentation

October 18, 2016

img_2475The Family Resource and Education Center (the Department where the Early Learning Hub is housed at Linn-Benton Community College) was one of two Oregon programs chosen to present at the national Early Childhood Funders Collaborative meeting, which included representatives from 21 foundations including the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the Kresge Foundation, the W.K. Kellogg Foundation and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. LBCC Family Resource and Education Center staff Kristi May, Early Learning Hub Director, faculty Jerri Wolfe, Parenting Education and Family Connections chair, and Kris Wessel, Project Manager for a new initiative called the Pollywog Project, presented the programs regional work to bring the Parenting Education Hub, Early Learning Hub and the Coordinated Care Organization in Linn, Benton and Lincoln Counties together to improve outcomes for young children.