Tag Archives: New Haven

Kiana Hernandez, Liman Fellow: “I realized there is no better feeling than being a helping hand to those who truly need it.”

This past summer, All Our Kin had the pleasure of hosting Kiana Hernandez, a Liman Fellow from Yale College. The prestigious Liman Summer Fellowship is awarded by the Arthur Liman Public Interest Program to undergraduate students passionate about addressing inequality … Continue reading

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“For me, everything is about preparing the children. That’s golden.”

Last week, we shared a speech given by provider Argentina Burbano at our benefit in Bridgeport. Today, we hope you will take a moment to read the speech given at our New Haven benefit by Yanerys Aziz, a provider who has been … Continue reading

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Pili’s Montessori-Inspired Program Flourishes in Westville

Today is the first day of the Great Give, a 36-hour, community-wide online giving event that celebrates the work of nonprofit organizations serving the greater New Haven region. Between now and tomorrow (May 6) at 8pm, every dollar you give … Continue reading

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Welcome Ali! Alison Wunder Stahl Joins All Our Kin as New Haven Network Director

All Our Kin is excited to announce that we have a new New Haven Network Director! Alison Wunder Stahl comes to All Our Kin with a strong background in nonprofit management. From managing an after-school program for over 100 middle-schoolers, … Continue reading

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A Farewell to Eliza Halsey

After spending two years with All Our Kin, Eliza Halsey is announcing that she will be leaving her position with us as New Haven Network Director in order to spend more time with her three children and to support Elm … Continue reading

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All Our Kin’s Bridgeport Network Director Receives First Annual Susan M. Lewin Women’s Leadership Award

On October 28, 2014, The Community Fund for Women & Girls presented Nilda Aponte, All Our Kin’s Bridgeport Network Director, with the first annual Susan M. Lewin Women’s Leadership Award. The awards ceremony was part of an event called “Feminism’s … Continue reading

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“Not Just Any Day Care”: New Haven Provider Lottie Brown Shares Her Story at our Kinship in New Haven Benefit

On Thursday, October 16, All Our Kin hosted its annual Kinship in New Haven benefit at Bentara Restaurant. We invited Lottie Brown, a child care provider based in New Haven, to say a few words about her decision to start … Continue reading

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Makayla’s Story: Early Head Start’s Impact on Three Generations

Makayla is a shy, sweet two year old who loves to learn. “She likes to play tea party and read books,” her mother Katina tells me. “She’ll copy anything you say.” A few months ago, Katina and Makayla’s father Jeremy … Continue reading

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Mornings at the Museum: A space of collaboration and learning, for both children and adults

In 2002, the Connecticut Children’s Museum developed “Mornings at the Museum,” a free monthly program for family child care providers and the children in their programs. Twelve years later, the program continues: some All Our Kin providers have been attending … Continue reading

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The All Our Kin Garden Project and the Urban Agriculture Movement

By Stephanie Lorek Stephanie Lorek is an advocate for urban gardens and the outdoor learning movement. As an Educational Consultant at All Our Kin, she works with child care providers in their gardens and outdoor spaces.  When people think of … Continue reading

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