Ohio Champions send love letters to Houston

Since Hurricane Harvey hit Houston, many have rallied to help those affected. Kids from our Champions program in Bellbrook, Ohio, wanted to know how they could lend a hand – and channeled their charitable energy into writing letters of encouragement to victims of the record-breaking storm. “The kids wanted to know what we could do…

Facilities tech lights the way to kindergarten

Linda Nelson knows our Service Values. Not only does this NSC employee – a former Education team member who’s now part of Government Relations – live them every day, but as a KinderCare parent of two boys, she sees our Service Values in action in her own center. Earlier this summer she witnessed a moment…

We’re bringing the Gratitude Game to the NSC!

Whether you’re in the field or at the NSC, you know that living our Service Values is what sets us apart in creating amazing experiences for the children and families we serve. To celebrate those who go above-and-beyond in bringing our Service Values to life, we’re bringing the Gratitude Game to the NSC! Last summer,…

South Mustang Road KinderCare welcomes their little superhero home

Four-year-old Andrew is a curious, rambunctious member of the South Mustang Road KinderCare family in Yukon, Okla. When Andrew and his family discovered he had a unique case of pediatric cancer, the community rallied around him through his treatments. Last month, Center Director Courtney Walker and her team pulled out all the stops to welcome Andrew…

Empowerment is the best superpower

Each year, Champions honors site directors who go above and beyond in creating a high-quality before-and-after school environment. Champions has always been a part of Aiko Sato’s life – she grew up attending the program. Now, she leads the program at Cooper Mountain Elementary School in Beaverton, Ore. Aiko stays inspired to be her best by the…

Celebrating diversity on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

At KinderCare Learning Center center in Morgan Hill, Calif., Center Director Maarit McCrossen and her staff strive to include all families’ unique cultures and beliefs in the center’s activities. On Monday, Maarit and her team celebrated another champion of diversity – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. “Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day helps children understand…

Meet Story of the Month winner Deb Robinson!

The votes are counted and our Story of the Month winner is Deb Robinson! The infant teacher at KinderCare Learning Center in Shoreview, Minn., goes above and beyond in building great relationships with her families. Share Deb’s card with your teams to inspire the way they live out our Service Values every day! Read more about Deb and how…