Check out reflections from the NBCDI 49th Annual Conference in the BCDI-Atlanta NBCDI49 Photo Gallery.

BCDI-Atlanta earned TWO #NBCDI49  Awards for our work in Public  Policy  
and Health & Wellness.

Mark your calendars for the # NBCDI50 conference on October 30-November 2, 2020 in Washington, DC . We'll be celebrating 50 years of our mission - “to improve and advance the quality of life for Black children and their families through education and advocacy”!
Please join us at the GAEYC Conference on Children on October 4-5, 2019 in Alpharetta, GA. 
Georgia Pre-K Week: Come Read with Us
In our efforts to support the development of a high-quality, accessible, affordable and aligned system of early care and education for children birth through age 8, BCDI-Atlanta is preparing a 10-day program to Italy for May 2020. We will be focusing on the diverse influencers who have shaped the way we view our education system today.

Interested in learning more? Click this link:

Download this printer-friendly letter to share with adult students, professionals, and advocates who may be interested.

Got questions? Please call our Traveler Support Team at 877-485-4184 for support.
Grant Opportunity for Women in Business
REMINDER: The  Evelyn J. Frazier  Legacy Foundation, Inc. is offering an opportunity for women in business to apply for grants ranging from $500.00 to $2,500.00. The application deadline is  Friday, October 18, 2019  at 12:00 AM. Apply here! Click the following link to apply:  Evelyn Frazier Legacy

Scholarship Opportunity for College Students
The Evelyn J. Frazier Legacy Foundation is also sponsporing four BCDI-Atlanta student memberships! If you are a college student with interest in joining our national organization and state Affiliate, please send your interest letter with contact information to . In your letter, tell us why you are interested in joining NBCDI and BCDI-Atlanta, in addition to why you should be chosen as one of the four scholarship recipients.

Thank you to Pennye Chavis Turner and the Frazier family for supporting our mission to improve and advance the quality of life for Black children and familes in Georgia through education and advocacy !

Join BCDI-Atlanta at the Early Educators Leadership Conference on October 8-11, 2019 in Stone Mountain, GA. Be sure to visit our table.

Beginning Jan. 1, 2020 , the Council for Professional Recognition will be celebrating 45 years of the CDA®! To celebrate, the Council will offer a limited-time CDA® Renewal Amnesty Program . This program will allow anyone with a CDA® credential expiration date as far back as January 1, 2010 , an opportunity to complete the renewal process and make their credential active again.

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October 15, 2019
Annual Business Meeting at 5-6 PM for MEMBERS ONLY

Quarterly Affiliate Meeting at 6:30-8 PM for MEMBERS AND GUESTS
Come learn about BCDI-Atlanta's Census 2020 initiatives in  NBCDI's six focus areas
Our guest speaker will be Ed Reed, Community Coordinator at  Fair Count

United Way of Greater Atlanta
Mark O'Connell Meeting Room - 2nd Floor
40 Courtland St NE, Atlanta, GA 30303

Visit for more information and to RSVP .

There are FOUR ways to donate to our Affiliate!
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