Be focused on your mission — don’t follow the money. I have seen nonprofits add programs to get money or change the focus of a program to meet the needs of a funder. If you are true to your mission and strategic about your programming, you will build a successful organization.
Listen to Star 94’s interview with our President & CEO Blythe Keeler Robinson.
Blythe Keeler Robinson is an innovative and passionate leader with nearly 25 years of nonprofit management experience. She is an equity advocate and a nationally recognized leader in early education and two-generation approaches to educational success and economic security.
Blythe’s leadership will leave a lasting imprint on the Sheltering Arms community. When she stepped into her role as the first Black woman President and CEO, she walked into something bigger than herself. She reflects on her first week when she met one of their grandmothers in the classroom, who commented on her excitement about […]
Listen to iHeart Radio’s interview with our President & CEO Blythe Keeler Robinson
Sheltering Arms Equity Conversation with Dr. David Wall Rice Posted by Sheltering Arms Early Education & Family Centers on Wednesday, March 29, 2023 Dr. David Wall Rice sat down with President & CEO Blythe Keeler Robinson to discuss her 10 years of leadership and our organization for 135 years of serving children and families. This retrospective conversation also focuses […]
As Black History Month comes to a close, I wanted to share some thoughts and reflections about my ten years at Sheltering Arms. Stepping into this role has been both challenging and rewarding at the same time, and I’ve learned (and continue to learn) so much about myself, leadership, and the impact of the organization. […]
Atlanta, GA – January 6, 2023 Sheltering Arms, Georgia’s longest established and one of the largest nonprofit early childhood education providers, is pleased to announce the addition of five new members to its Board of Directors, Carice Anderson, Julie Anderson, Reginald Chever, II, David O’Banion and Michelle Sanchez Boyce and new Chair of the Board, […]