Monthly Archives: September 2017

September 19, 2017

4th Annual Back-to-School Kickoff: Attend, Achieve, Graduate!

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The 4th Annual Back-to-School Kickoff event was held at Metropolitan Community College (MCC) South on Thursday, Sept 14, 2017. This year’s theme was “Attend, Achieve, Graduate!” Sponsors of this family event were the D2 Center, the Latino Center of the Midlands, the GOALS Center, and MCC. Over one hundred students and family members attended along with many more community agency representatives, volunteers, and staff. Activities included breakout sessions, a motivational speaker, dinner, and a raffle for prizes. Thanks to organizers and attendees for getting the school year off to a great start!

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September 14, 2017

Earning that one last credit… Congrats, Alejandra!

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Alejandra needed one last elective credit in order to earn her diploma this past summer, so she came to the D2 Center and took the class “Better Family Health” with teachers Clem Bell and Dianne Kielniarz. She earned her final credit and we celebrated her on July 17, 2017, at the D2 Center Board meeting and with classmates. Pictured with Alejandra are Board members Caroline Hinrichs, Lauren Micek, Jerry Bexten, and Karina Mejia Garcia (l. to r.).

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September 05, 2017

Congratulations D2 Center Summer 2017 Graduates!

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Hearty congrats to our latest round of graduates. These students persevered and earned their diplomas over the last few months. Congratulations again and please keep in touch! The D2 Center Career Navigator can assist our graduates with postsecondary and career connections.

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