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Sign on to make you voice heard and share you concerns about the FY25 Budget proposal to exclude community-Based providers from Michigan’s PreK for All. If adopted, the State House’s School Aid and Education current budget proposals will severely reduce the availability of local community PreK programs for families and undermine the Stability of a […]

BASICS for Early Childhood Educators

Are you an individuals interested in learning more about early childhood education as a profession? Then we have an amazing opportunity for you? The first date is May 15th at 6pm. Contact Dick Bulkowski at [email protected] to get enrolled in BASICS and for further information.

Join our Case Management Team!

We have a opening to join our team at Steepletown. We are looking for someone to join us as our new Workforce Development Case Manager. The Workforce Development program focuses on supporting youth and young adults in the attainment of academic and occupational skill credentials, and other work readiness skills needed to achieve economic security […]

RFP for Controller Services Open

Steepletown has opened its RFP for controller services for the next year. Full details can be found in the attached PDF. If you have any questions please reach out to Santiago Gayton, M.A. (Operations Director).

Apply Now to Be Our Next Executive Director

The Board of Directors are seeking a dynamic leader to guide and enhance the work and reach of the organization. Please see the full job description for details, and reach out to Angie Hanks, Board Chair, with any questions. 

Its Time To Teach: Steepletown Executive Director to Move On This June

Teacher with preschoolers at table

In August of 2022 I took on a role that I never would have anticipated, which was to manage the Early Learning Center, a preschool located on the southwest side of Grand Rapids.  I was willing to take on this work primarily to assure that Steepletown could use that space to further develop an apprenticeship […]

Join Our Team!

We have a opening to join our team at Steepletown. We are looking for someone to join us as our new Workforce Development Case Manager. The Workforce Development program focuses on supporting youth and young adults in the attainment of academic and occupational skill credentials, and other work readiness skills needed to achieve economic security […]

Apprentice Spotlight: Chris

Chris can be seen here lesson planning for the week ahead of him

Chris has identified a strong and curious passion to engage with both young adults preparing for the workforce and little scholars attending preschool. While enrolled in the ECE Apprenticeship Program and teaching at the Early Learning Center, Chris is also a Supportive Supervisor at the Gerald R. Ford Job Corps Center. Chris has expressed the […]

December is Reading Month at the ELC

December is Reading Month

The Early Learning Center is grateful to have some of our first community friends from PNC Bank out for “December is Reading Month”. Sean Welsh, Regional President and Alexis Reame, Client & Community Relations Assistant Director were both able to read to our young scholars today. There is still time to participate and read at the ELC. […]

2022-2023 Annual Report

Throughout the 2023 fiscal year, we had many changes and successes for Steepletown. We are in a great place as an organization and are proud of our many participants and staff. Please take a look at our Annual Report and feel free to reach out for more information or ways to get involved with the […]