Congratulations, Nikki McGruder!

We want to send our most heartfelt congratulations to board member, Nikki McGruder for being recognized and receiving the individual Columbia Values Diversity Award at the Columbia Values Diversity Breakfast! Ms. McGruder’s work promoting equity and inclusion is an incredible asset to our community. For more information, we encourage you Read more…

Brilliant Beginnings Initiative

Cradle to Career Alliance and Boone County partnered to receive Pritzker Foundation funding to increase Kindergarten Readiness through prenatal to age 3 interventions. Based on recommendations coming from our 2018 K-Readiness Community Status Report, identifying critical factors to improve children’s preparedness for school through two generation support, we are designing Read more…