New Books and Fun Art

New Books and Fun Art

New Picture Books Plus–Easy Art Projects for Kids By Connie Goldin, LMFT   Here are two beautiful and different books that were published this year, 2017.   In the Middle of Fall   In the Middle of Fall by Kevin Henkes (Author), Laura Dronzek (Illustrator) was published in September, just in time for fall–at least … Continue reading »

We Reached GuideStar Gold

We Reached GuideStar Gold

Mom to Madre recently earned the Gold GuideStar Nonprofit Profile participation level! This leading symbol of nonprofit transparency and accountability is presented by GuideStar, the world’s largest source of nonprofit information. In order to be awarded the Gold Seal of Transparency, Mom to Madre included basic contact information, financial information, and our goals, strategies, capabilities, indicators, and … Continue reading »

Transition to Kindergarten ~ Al Kinder

Transition to Kindergarten ~ Al Kinder

Transition to Kindergarten Transición al Kinder   By Connie Goldin, LMFT Welcome to Mom to Madre’s material on helping children make a smooth transition from preschool to kindergarten. It is our pleasure to be able to speak to parents in San Diego County preschools. Thanks to Kindergarten Teacher Donna Reed-Grout, MA, a Mom to Madre … Continue reading »

Family Art ~ Arte de las familias

Family Art ~ Arte de las familias

  Spring Family Literacy Parties ~ Las fiestas de la primavera para familias By Connie Goldin, LMFT   Thanks to the families who participate in our Family Literacy Parties. Our participants vary in age from babies to grandparents. We always bring three things to our Family Literacy Parties – books, an art project and a … Continue reading »

Point Loma Garden Walk 2016

Point Loma Garden Walk 2016

        Point Loma Garden Walk 2016 A Gorgeous Event ~ A Great Cause   Have a wonderful day walking through exquisite gardens, and help children face a brighter future, all for just $25!   Proceeds from the Point Loma Garden Walk benefit the Craniofacial Department at Rady Children’s Hospital in San Diego. … Continue reading »

2015 Annual Campaign

2015 Annual Campaign

Dear Friends, This joyful holiday season Mom to Madre is counting our blessings. We are grateful to our families, friends, supporters and community members, for enabling us to serve disadvantaged families in San Diego County, working as unpaid volunteers. In October, we celebrated our sixth year of outreach, education, family literacy parties, and book donations. … Continue reading »