MySweetWishList: Educational First Steps

According to Educational First Steps Board Member and Chief Secret Santa Coordinator Jennifer Mosle, "Everyone likes a Secret Santa! Educational First Steps does the extraordinary: transforming low income childcare centers in economically disadvantaged neighborhoods into nationally accredited early learning centers that serve thousands of children in North Texas. Our … [Read more...]

MySweetCharity Opportunity: One Childhood One Chance Luncheon

According to Merry Munson Wyatt, Kathryn Munson Beach and Meg Munson McGonigle, As sisters, we are excited to co-chair the Friday, November 17th “One Childhood One Chance Luncheon,” which brings Dallas an impressive opportunity to join Educational First Steps (EFS) in launching at-risk young lives into promising futures. This is the fifth year of this … [Read more...]

Educational First Steps Oversteps Its $5M Goal To Provide High-Quality Early Education For At-Risk Children

It’s routine to hear that a group is launching a campaign to raise a load of money. That announcement triggers an uphill challenge to meet a monumental goal that’s beyond six figures. What makes it especially trying is the fact that there are so many deserving nonprofits after the same dollars. But there is good news. And that is the fact that North Texas has the most … [Read more...]

MySweetWishList: Educational First Steps

According to Educational First Steps Executive Director John Breitfeller, “My wish is that all children receive the early childhood experiences they need and deserve. They make it possible for children of all backgrounds to learn how to interact positively with the world and contribute to it using their full talents, in school and in life. “For parents among the … [Read more...]

Academy Award-Winning Octavia Spencer To Be Keynote Speaker At Educational First Steps’ 25th Anniversary Luncheon

The news for the upcoming fundraising season is starting to pour in. As part of its 25th anniversary celebration, Educational First Steps is going to host One Childhood One Chance Luncheon at the Omni Dallas on Friday, October 23, with some “help.” That help is thanks to “The Help”’s Academy Award-winning actress Octavia Spencer. In addition to her work in the film industry, … [Read more...]