Throughout the year, Liftoff WNY issues our ‘Network News’ to share recent work, highlight regional early childhood initiatives, and promote opportunities for action.
Liftoff Names Rachel Bonsignore as its First DirectorOctober 23, 2019
Liftoff, a strategic alliance of 29 funders supporting early childhood initiatives across Western New York and Monroe County has named Rachel Bonsignore as its first director. Liftoff, a collaborative effort launched in 2018, has a mission to promote and enhance high quality early childhood development for children up to age five by integrating practice, policy, research, and resources to ensure they reach their fullest potential.
Liftoff supports “Aligning Action Networks in Western New York”October 29, 2019
Anna Muoio, from the Deloitte Monitor Institute, facilitated a workshop for Liftoff members to support axes of collaboration and leveraging networks for social impact. A draft action plan was developed. More details with opportunities for engagement will be shared in the coming months.
Early Childhood Advocacy Group Hosts Program on MedicaidNovember 11, 2018
Foundations and Groups Unite to Make Early Childhood Education a Higher PriorityJuly 16, 2018