In his 24 years of life, John expressed his passion for the outdoors and beauty of Benzie County.
The endowment in his memory was established in 1993, allowing his spirit to live on through grants supporting environmental education in Benzie County communities and preserving his passion for generations to come.
What impression will you make? Let's give it forward, together.
The CDA (Child Development Associate) Program is a national credentialing program that was created in the 1970's to provide training in early Childhood Education for early childhood providers.
The credential is valid for three years and then must be renewed every five years.
The TEACH Scholarship is for you if you work in a licensed center, group home or registered family home and have completed the requirements for CDA. This scholarship helps with the assessment fee charged by the Council for Professional Recognition.