Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Family Child Care Providers in Kansas and whose leadership has promoted quality standards in the field?
If so, you can submit the provider's name for the Hunter Advocacy Award.
The Hunter Advocacy Award was established in 1998 in recognition of the critical role Kharon Hunter played in the formation of the state organization for family child care providers and her continued advocacy efforts.
Kharon was well known throughout the State as a dedicated trainer and advocate, and an ever-present source of knowledge and information to all who knew her.
Kharon lost the battle with breast cancer after a `14 year struggle and passed away in December 2000. However,she left behind a legacy including many family child care providers who were proud to call
her mentor and friend.
This award serves as a continuing tribute to her life and untiring efforts on behalf of children, families,
and the profession of family child care.
(submitted by Corinne Carr, Professional Development) Please email if someone in your area is deserving of this award. firstname.lastname@example.org