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

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