Child Care

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Backpack Program Feeds Kids


 Little Eagle Child Care Center Helps Build a Strong Community Little Eagle Child Care Center, Kearneysville, WV , makes it a practice to help others in need by adopting a different organization, some national and some local, each month. In…

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Fall and all its Glory


It’s that time of year when our thoughts turn to fall leaves, pumpkins, the flu and respiratory illnesses.   There have been recent news reports of respiratory illnesses affecting children and infants in various…

GSA Helping Fight Childhood Obesity


GSA is taking a leadership role in the area of prevention and wellness at an agency and community wide level. As GSA’s designee on the President’s National Prevention Council, Sue Damour, GSA’s Rocky Mountain Regional Administrator,…

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National Earthquake Drill – Shake Rattle and Roll in Washington


On October 17, 2013, Building Blocks Child Care Center in Auburn, WA, participated in the National Great ShakeOut Drill. GSA centers participating in the Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills were among 11.3 million individuals who registered to participate in…

GSA and Let’s Move Provide Healthy Options for Federal Child Care Centers


Congratulations to GSA Child Care Centers for meeting the goals of the Let’s Move Child Care Challenge. Part of the work we do at GSA is helping to build a stronger community. One way we have done that is through our network of 106 child care…

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GSA Child Care Center Helps Support Local Communities


GSA strives to build a stronger federal government and community, by delivering the best value to the American people. One of the ways we do that is by providing guidance, assistance, and oversight to federal agencies for the development of child care…

Supporting Safe Schools Through Cooperative Purchasing


Earlier this year, President Obama announced a plan to reduce gun violence in our schools and communities. GSA is committed to supporting the President’s plan by helping our nation’s educators and local officials keep our schools safe. …

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Public Service Recognition Week


Robyn Major, GSA Child Care Program Manager in the Mid Atlantic Region received a 2013 Public Service Award from the Philadelphia Federal Executive Board.  Robyn’s leadership of the region’s child care program was cited for recognition,…

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Happy Earth Day


The new Department of Interior (DOI) Child Care Center which opened November 13, 2012 in Washington DC is GSA’s first child care center to achieve LEED Platinum from the U.S. Green Building Council.  Key achievements include; exemplary…

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Back to School


Club Fed in Albany, New York got a visit from the State Education Commissioner last week.  As part of Commissioner Kings “Back to School Week” he travels the state visiting schools to showcase their work and provide emphasis on the…

Last Reviewed: 2021-12-23