Bob Arnold

COVID-19 Community Relief Fund Issues Grant to Family Centers

The Greenwich United Way’s Greenwich COVID-19 Community Relief Fund issued a $50,000 grant to Family Centers to support the organization’s Early Childhood Achievement Gap Solutions (ECAGS) program. The funds will help the 125 families that are Early Care and Education (ECE) and Early Childhood Achievement Gap Solutions Greenwich Parents as Teachers (GPAT) participants. read more...

Lessons for a lifetime

Preschool is the time in which the most learning occurs. By the time children reach kindergarten their brains are almost fully developed. With so much information linking a quality preschool experience to sustained academic and life-skills development, perhaps an updated version of the book focusing on “what I learned in preschool” is in order.

Year Year, New Resolutions

Looking at life through the lens of others can be instructive if not downright enlightening. Many of us who have been in the U.S. for our whole lives take a great deal for granted. We my not feel the sense of urgency to make the most out of each day because we may believe that the same opportunity will present itself tomorrow. The positive change we seek in our annual resolutions doesn’t come without a price, some effort and sacrifice. This is certainly the case with the students of Literacy Volunteers.