In 1989, 4-C: Community Coordinated Child Care established the Friend of the Child Award to recognize the outstanding efforts of individuals and organizations in 4-C’s six-county area who have made a difference in the lives of young children. Past winners have included child care program administrators, policy makers, organizations with histories of support for children/child care, and community leaders.
The public is invited to submit nominations for the 4-C Friend of the Child Award. The nominee must live within 4-C’s service delivery area – DeKalb, Ogle, Lee, Carroll, Whiteside and McHenry counties.
Nomination packets can be requested by contacting Sylvia at 815-758-8149 or 800-848-8727, ext. 221, firstname.lastname@example.org or online at www.four-c.org. All nominations must be received in the 4-C office no later than 4:30 p.m. April 4. The award will be presented at the 4-C Annual Meeting on April 22.
4-C was established in 1971 to promote children’s well-being by advocating for quality, affordable, accessible child care and offering information, education, resources and services.