Child Care & Pre-school Garden Grants - Winners Announced

Congratulations to the recipients of the Child Care and Pre-school Garden Grants!  

Western Growers Foundation (WGF) worked with the California Department of Education (CDE), Nutrition Services Division (NSD) to provide 100 garden grants of $1,000 each to eligible child care centers or preschools participating in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP). Each of the following centers will receive $1,000, a Gardens for Learning Book and Producepedia bookmarks. This program is made possible through a USDA Specialty Crop Block Grant, administered through California Department of Food and Agriculture, to WGF. 
·         ABC Kids Preschool and Daycare
·         Ames Child Care Center
·         Amistad Preschool
·         Associated Students of California State University, Sacramento
·         Boys & Girls Clubs of Garden Grove
·         Burbank Unified School District
·         California Family Learning Center
·         CAPE Inc.
·         Cerritos Community College District
·         Chestnut Preschool Inc
·         Child, Family & Community Services Inc.,
·         Children First Learning Center
·         Children, Youth & Teen Program
·         Children's Country House
·         Chinatown Service Center
·         Chino Valley Unified School District
·         City of Santa Fe Springs
·         Coast Community College District - Harry and Grace Steele Children's Center at Orange Coast College
·         Community Action Partnership of Madera County
·         Concilio Child Development Center
·         Council for the Spanish Speaking
·         Desert Area Resources and Training
·         Desert Community College District
·         Escuela De La Raza Unida
·         Fairfax-San Anselmo Children’s Center
·         Foundation for Early Childhood Education
·         Fresno City College, Child Development Center
·         Garden Day School
·         Gateway EduCare Infant Center and Preschool
·         Giggles and Smiles Child Care Center
·         Go Kids, Inc
·         Hands Together- A Center for Children and Families
·         International Institute of Los Angeles - Amistad Preschool
·         Jan Peterson Child Day Care Center, Inc.
·         Karuk Tribe Head Start
·         Kedren Community Health Center, Inc.
·         KidWorks Community Development Corporation
·         KidZKount Placer Community Action Council, Inc.
·         LA New Times Western School, Inc.
·         LAAIR Force Traffic Control Center “Just Plane Kids”
·         Little Mountain Preschool
·         Long Beach Community College District
·         Los Angeles Community College
·         Lynwood Unified School District
·         Marangely's Kids, Inc.
·         Margin Corporation
·         Marin Community College District - Child Development Program
·         Martinez Early Childhood Center
·         Maryvale School
·         MCCS Miramar Child Youth and Teen Center
·         Mendocino Lake Community College District
·         Miramar College Child Development Center
·         Modesto City Schools Child Development Department
·         Montessori Child Care Center
·         Mt. View Christian Preschool & kindergarten
·         Naval Air Weapons Station Child Development Center
·         Neighborhood House Association
·         Nerrads House Inc
·         North County Community Services
·         Okie Dockie CDC, LLC
·         Orange Children & Parents Together, Inc.
·         Orfalea Family and ASI Children's Center
·         PACE Early Childhood Education
·         Palmdale School District Early Childhood Education - Highland E.C.E
·         Palmdale School District ECE
·         Pinoleville Native American Head Start Program
·         Plaza de la Raza Child Development Services, Inc.
·         Prestige Preschools
·         Ready Set Grow
·         Redwood Community College District
·         Rio Hondo Community College District Child Development Center
·         Sacramento Area Emergency Housing Center
·         San Jose Day Nursery
·         San Juan Unified School District – San Juan Unified School District Head Start Pasadena
·         San Juan Unified School District – Citrus Heights State Preschool
·         Santa Barbara County Superintendent of Schools - La Honda State Preschool
·         Santa Barbara County Superintendent of Schools - The Learning Place State Preschool
·         Santa Barbara County Superintendent of Schools - Los Alamos State Preschool
·         Santa Barbara County Superintendent of Schools - Santa Ynez Valley State Preschool
·         Santa Barbara County Superintendent of Schools - Santa Maria Cal-SAFE
·         Sequoia Preschool Academy
·         Siskiyou Child Care Council
·         Smith River Rancheria
·         Storyteller Children's Center
·         Teddy Bear Tymes Childcare Center
·         The Phoenix Schools
·         The Resource Connection ECP
·         The Salvation Army – Pomona Love and Learn Preschool
·         The Salvation Army Day Care - Sacramento
·         Tiny Scholars Academy
·         UCLA Early Care and Education
·         University of California, San Diego
·         Valley Nursery school
·         Volunteers of America Southwest CA Corporation
·         Wee Care Children's Learning Center
·         West Hills College Child Development Center
·         Woodlake Unified School District
·         YMCA of the East Valley – Preschool University
·         YMCA of the East Bay – Rodeo Child Development Center
·         YMCA of the East Bay – Eden Child Development Center
·         YMCA of the East bay – 21st Street Child Development Center