STEPPING UP FOR CHILDREN AWARDS
A salute to the 2015 Stepping Up for Children Award honorees for their extraordinary commitment to improve and enrich the lives of all children and families.
Andrew and Carole Clarkson Founders of The Jeniam Foundation For inspiring children and their mentors and families through the noble pursuit of lifelong learning.
Matia Finn-Stevenson Associate Director of The Edward Zigler Center in Child Development and Social Policy at Yale University, Director of the School of the 21st Century and Creator of The Mutt-i-grees Curriculum Initiative For advancing innovative education reform to ensure that children are successful at home, in school and later, in the workplace.
Norwalk ACTS and its leaders Anthony Allison, Executive Director and Reverend Lindsay Curtis, Advisory Board Chair and Pastor of Grace Baptist Church For unifying a community’s belief in working together to help create the healthiest city for a child to grow up in, cradle to career.
Benefiting Stepping Stones Open Arms initiative, making it possible for every child, family and school to enjoy the museum experience, regardless of physical or developmental challenges, language barriers or the ability to pay.