2020 Brunch

Brunch Postponed: SAZAEYC is busy at work determining how to move forward to honor those in our field. Please check back soon!

The SAZAEYC Annual Awards Brunch honors and supports individuals in the Southern Arizona community who have been leaders and advocates on behalf of children, families, and early childhood educators.

When: Postponed. Originally scheduled for: Saturday, May 2, 2020 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

SAZAEYC is excited to be kicking off teacher appreciation week with this event that honors the work of classroom teachers and early childhood supporters.  SAZAEYC is proud to present the following at the brunch: 

SAZAEYC Board Award – Alfredo Velazquez

Additional Awards (Nominations accepted through March 20, 2020)

  • Frances Miller Advocacy on Behalf of Young Children Award
  • Cecilia Avalos Parent Education Award
  • Mary Frobisher Teacher Education Award
  • Nina Brannen Teaching Young Children Award
  • Brenda Loomis “Hello My Friend” Memorial Scholarship
  • SAZAEYC Mini-Grants

There will be a silent auction to raise funds for the Brenda Loomis “Hello My Friend” Memorial Scholarship.

Breakfast Buffet will be served and includes:

Assorted Breakfast Pastries, Fresh Seasonal Fruit, Traditional Style Scrambled Eggs, Bacon, Sausage Links, Seasoned Breakfast Potatoes with Peppers and Onions, Fruit Preserves and Butter, Assorted Yogurts, Orange and Cranberry Juice, Regular and Decaffeinated Coffee, Hot Tea

For Table Reservations or Purchase Orders, please contact Kelly Ann Larkin at executivedirector@sazaeyc.org

Nominate a colleague or Apply for Scholarship and Awards Today!

Nominations and applications accepted through March 20, 2020

Nominate someone for a 2020 SAZAEYC Early Childhood Awards

Apply for the Brenda Loomis “Hello My Friend” Memorial Scholarship

Apply for a SAZAEYC Mini-Grant

For more information on awards please click here.