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Roots Salon Fashion Affair, May 2, 201410, March 2014

Roots Salon and Penfield are hosting the Fashion Affair on May 2, 2014 at Potawatomi Bingo and Casino.  The event features a glamorous runway fashion show, modeling clothing from local boutiques with hair and make-up done by Roots Salon.  Proceeds from the event benefit Penfield!  We’re excited to partner with Roots Salon for this chic… Read More »


Penfield Receives it’s Renewed NAEYC Accreditation15, January 2014

In August, Penfield’s Early Education and Care Program was re-accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). NAEYC’s national accreditation system sets professional standards for early childhood education programs, which helps parents find high-quality programs for their children. Our classrooms have been accredited by the NAEYC since 1998. Penfield is also… Read More »


A Successful End to 2013

Penfield launched two campaigns at the end of 2013, the “Up n’ Go” Campaign, in honor of #GivingTuesday and the annual year end appeal.  Both campaigns featured Mario, a little boy who has Arthrogryposis, a rare congenital disorder that prevents him from bending his arms and legs. With the help of Mario’s compelling story, the… Read More »


Behavior Clinic Receives Grant from the Hearst Foundations14, January 2014

In early December, Penfield Children’s Center received a $75,000 grant from the Hearst Foundations in support of the Behavior Clinic. This funding will be used to finance the Clinic’s operating costs during the next three years. The number of children served by the Behavior Clinic has increased to nearly 500 during 2013. The Hearst Foundations’… Read More »