Category : Blog

White House Summit Child Care and Paid Leave

Dec 13 2019

December 12, 2019 (Washington, D.C.) On Thursday, December 12th the White House held a summit focused on child care and family paid leave. President Donald Trump invited prominent members of the Early Childhood Education (ECE) community, including Brittany Hasemann of Fruita, Colorado. Ms. Hasemann was invited to share her incredible story of starting her own […]

David Merage Receives Ben-Gurion Award

Dec 05 2019

On Wednesday, December 4th, the Ben-Gurion University located in Beer Sheva, Israel bestowed the inaugural Ben-Gurion Award on eight distinguished individuals for their contributions to the University, the community, and the Negev region of Israel. Among those who were honored was David Merage, venture philanthropist and founder of the David & Laura Merage Foundation, and […]

Sue Renner appointed by Governor Polis to the...

Aug 06 2019

July 16, 2019 (Denver, CO) – On July 1, 2019, Governor Jared Polis appointed new members to the Early Childhood Leadership Commission (ECLC). The ECLC is comprised of 20 Commissioners that are appointed by the Governor to advocate and lead this initiative. The Commission is represented by professionals across various sectors, including parents, early childhood […]

Clarkston : A Documentary About the Most Dive...

Mar 11 2019

The Sabrina Merage Foundation is proud to announce its newest Program Related Investment with Erin Bernhardt and her film, currently titled CLARKSTON: Mother of Exiles. This powerful film follows three refugees and a former Klansman that all reside in Clarkston, Georgia as they “seek to re-establish their identities in a nation struggling with an identity crisis of its own.”  The […]