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Community-Minded

ECEAP

Community-Minded Early Childhood Education and Assistance Program (ECEAP), prepares 3 & 4 year-olds for success in school and life by providing free child care to income qualifying families. Prioritizing the overall health and well-being of children, ECEAP offers comprehensive services in nutrition, health, education, and family support.

WSD of Children, Youth, & Families

Community-Minded ECEAP is funded & overseen by the Washington State DCYF

CME has 3 ECEAP locations across Spokane, providing accessible and high-quality child care for our community

Give your little one a stepping stone towards academic success, all while ensuring it doesn’t strain your finances. Lay the foundation for your child to thrive in their early education!

Meet Community-Minded ECEAP

South Hill

Classroom 1

  Brenda McNall
Brenda McNall

Lead Teacher

  Claire Buchheit
Claire Buchheit

Assistant Teacher

Classroom 2

Amber Morton
Amber Morton

Lead Teacher

Lynn Van Ness
Lynn Van Ness

Teacher

Peaceful Valley

ECEAP Lays the Groundwork for

Destiny Barker
Destiny Barker

Lead Teacher

Kevin Gawenit
Kevin Gawenit

Assistant Teacher

Lower South Hill

Liza Matanna
Liza Matanna

Assistant Teacher

ECEAP Administration

Arrianne Maldonado
Arrianne Maldonado

Associate Director of ECEAP and Family Services

Kelsey Caynor
Kelsey Caynor

ECEAP Program Manager

Tamara Riggs
Tamara Riggs

Family Support Services Associate

so you may be wondering

What is ECEAP?

Community-Minded

ECEAP

Community-Minded Early Childhood Education and Assistance Program (ECEAP), prepares 3 & 4 year-olds for success in school and life by providing free child care to income qualifying families. Prioritizing the overall health and well-being of children, ECEAP offers comprehensive services in nutrition, health, education, and family support.

CME has 3 ECEAP locations across Spokane

click to explore each location to discover more and find the ECEAP classroom that is best for you!

WSD of Children, Youth, & Families

Community-Minded ECEAP is funded & overseen by the Washington State DCYF

ECEAP Lays the groundwork for

Meet CME ECEAP

South Hill

Classroom 1

Brenda McNall

Brenda McNall

Lead Teacher

Claire Buchheit

Claire Buchheit

Assistant Teacher

Classroom 2

Amber Morton

Amber Morton

Lead Teacher

Lynn Van Ness

Lynn Van Ness

Assistant Teacher

Peaceful Valley

Destiny Barker

Destiny Barker

Lead Teacher

Kevin Gawenit

Kevin Gawenit

Assistant Teacher

Lower South Hill

Liza Matanna

Liza Matanna

Assistant Teacher

ECEAP Administration

Arrianne Maldonado

Arrianne Maldonado

Associate Director of ECEAP & Family Services

Kelsey Caynor

Kelsey Caynor

ECEAP Program Manager

Tamara Riggs

Tamara Riggs

Family Support Services Associate

What is ECEAP?

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Community-Minded Enterprises offers a variety of early learning services for both providers and families:

 

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