HOMETOWN HERO: Taking a city program and turning it into a lifeline for generations to come

“You can’t help but be inspired, and it keeps you going in such an exciting way.” Kara Ahmed (Ed.D. ’09, Early Childhood Education) — principal of LYFE , which provides free daycare and preschool for student-parents in New York City — has been nominated for the Hometown Hero Award from New York Daily News. Congratulations, Kara!

https://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/ny-hometown-hero-lyfe-program-20191029-t6daf366ongixovy6bzgat7aqy-story.html?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=cb_bureau_ny In just 12 years, Hometown Hero Dr. Kara Ahmed has developed the LYFE program into a valuable resource for student parents.