Each year, 4C for Children turns the spotlight on those who work tirelessly to ensure our community’s children get the best possible start in life. Their work and inspiring commitment helps ensure quality early childhood education and care is available to all families.
Past Champions for Children include:
James M. Anderson
Willie Carden Kim Chiodi
Father Michael Graham
Milton & Betti Hinton
Chuck & Darlene Kamine
Christopher Lewis, M.D.
James A. Miller
Rick & Cynthia Muhlhauser Dr. O’dell Owens
Penny Pensak Steve Richey
Ed & Carole Rigaud
Richard & Lois Rosenthal
Roger & Glenda Schorr
Merri Gaither Smith
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America
United Way of Greater Cincinnati
David & Judith Van Ginkle
The Sara M. & Michelle Vance Waddell Fund of the Greater Cincinnati Foundation Kathy Wade
Sallie Westheimer Community Impact Award
This award was created to honor the lasting impact that retired 4C President/CEO Sallie Westheimer has had on our community. 4C reserves this award to honor individuals who have profoundly changed the early childhood education landscape.
Dr. Dorothy June Sciarra (in memoriam)