20th Anniversary Celebration
On November 9th, we celebrated 20 years as an organization. Sonia Manzano, best known as ‘Maria’ from Sesame Street, was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award. Heather Edwards, Executive Director at the Allied Foundation, received the Physician Champion award. Jan Barbieri, who served as Executive Director of the Child Care Council of Nassau from 2001-2020, was honored with the Child Care Champion Award. Alan Muraoka, current owner of Mr. Hooper’s grocery store on Sesame Street, served as Master of Ceremonies. We had a wonderful time celebrating this milestone and cannot thank everyone enough for coming out to support us!