WVU Parkersburg NEWS
Nov. 25, 2009
Six "Children's Champions" honored for their contributions to children.
CONTACT: Linda Novak, WVU Parkersburg program coordinator, childhood education, 304-424-8311.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Six "Children's Champions" were honored recently for their outstanding contributions to children.
Local agencies that work directly with young children and their families nominated the honorees in a celebration co-sponsored by West Virginia University at Parkersburg and the Wood County Family Resource Network.
Recognized for their work were the following 2009 Children's Champions: Janet Collins, owner of a family child care facility; Shauna Davis, educator; Theresa Hayner, behavior consultant; Helen Wilson, director, WV Birth to Three, Region 2; Dr. Robin Wisard, retired educator and volunteer coordinator with CASA of the Fifth Judicial Circuit, and Linda Dickirson, retired educator and childcare advocate.
A banquet in their honor was held in the Caperton Center atrium on the WVU Parkersburg campus.cd11/25/09
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(304-424-8203 - Office)