Key community & education leaders come together
March 10, 2013
Key Community and Education Leaders began discussing the need for the entire community to come together and focus on how we collectively support children’s success and opportunities.
Initial education convening in Doña Ana County
June 2, 2013
The partnership convened education-focused nonprofit organizations throughout Doña Ana County to discuss the services each organization provides as well as the existing education gaps.
The Education Profile
November 23, 2013
The partnership published the Education Profile, providing a broad statistical overview of education in Doña Ana County.
Initial leadership team
December 15, 2013
An initial leadership team of partners representing broad cross-sectors of the community was convened to help provide guidance by “opening doors and breaking down barriers.”
The first Ngage NM convening of community stakeholders
January 1, 2014
Partnership through numerous public convenings
Launched the SUCCESS Partnership website
February 1, 2014
The Ngage New Mexico and SUCCESS Partnership websites were developed.
Developed directory of education organizations
March 1, 2014
Created directory of all education organizations in our community
Official launch of the SUCCESS Partnership
March 4, 2014
Over 100 people, including students, parents,teachers, elected officials, nonprofit and community leaders came together to formally launch the education partnership.
Initial convening on county-wide early childhood education plan
September 23, 2014
Over 40 leaders in Early Childhood Education were convened to begin developing a comprehensive early childhood education plan for Doña Ana County.
Action network created to achieve the first community agenda goal
April 1, 2015
This turned into the DAC Early Childhood Coalition.
Hosted the first Education Summit
April 10, 2015
To develop community agenda for education in Doña Ana County. Over eighty representatives from different sectors of the community gathered for the Education Summit. A busy day of cross-sector dialogue yielded the basis for a community agenda…
Developed countywide plan for Early Childhood Education
May 1, 2015
First fundraising campaign for the early childhood museum in Doña Ana County.
January 1, 2016
Initiated the ground work for the first community school in Las Cruces Public Schools
February 1, 2016
Developed a family service resource directory
April 1, 2016
Local health, education, and social services were complied to assist families in Doña Ana County
Action network created to achieve the second community agenda goal
May 1, 2017
Developed county-wide plan for Early Childhood Education.
Organized and facilitated countywide movement to advance community schools in Doña Ana County
May 5, 2017
Developed access to Early Childhood Care & Education document
July 1, 2017
Exceeded goals of Daniels Fund grant with Early Childhood Partners within EC Coalition
September 1, 2017
Ngage, Children’s Reading Alliance, Community Action Agency, LCPS & DAC Head Start programs, La Clinica Early Head Start and Healthy Start Programs
Developed comprehensive education data context report for Doña Ana County
September 1, 2017
KRWG and Ngage New Mexico received Ready to Learn grant from the Department of Education & Corporation for Public Broadcasting
November 1, 2017
KRWG launched PBS Kids channel.
Held Inaugural Southern NM KIDS COUNT Conference in partnership with NM Voices for Children
November 9, 2017