Join Us for Two Child Care Round Table Discussions this Week

Join us this week for two upcoming child care round table discussions with U.S. Senator Rob Portman and Congressman Tim Ryan. During these webinars, participants will share their experiences and concerns with Senator Portman and Congressman Ryan, along with the urgent need to support child care in the upcoming relief packages.


Both events will be facilitated by Shannon Jones, Executive Director of Groundwork Ohio. We invite you to join us in watching the live discussion and submitting your questions and feedback through the chat box function. Details and registration information for each round table discussion are highlighted below.


Round Table with

Senator Rob Portman

When: Wednesday, July 29 at 3 PM

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Participants include:

  • Patti Gleason, Learning Grove

  • Carol Haynes, Kiddie Academy of Reynoldsburg, Hilliard, and Downtown Columbus

  • Katie Kelly, PRE4CLE




Round Table with

Congressman Tim Ryan

When: Thursday, July 30 at 11 AM

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Participants Include:

  • MaryBeth Bush, Mary’s Little Lambs Child Care

  • Kurtisene Cunningham, Little Discoverers STEM Academy Child Care

  • Laura DiCola, Summit Education Initiative