The power of partnerships

We partner with individuals and organizations who believe in our mission and strive to be an active force in redefining early education.

VOCEL was honored to be a 2014 Project Impact recipient in November.  Through this award VOCEL will partner with  A Better Chicago in 2015 for strategic management consulting.



Our partners
Our partners are organizations whom we collaborate with to share knowledge and talents that will help us better our organization—and better serve our children.

Thank you for your inspiration and hard work.


A Better Chicago


Austin Early Childhood Collaborative


Chicago Booth Net Impact


VSA Partners

Austin Coming Together


Cause & Effect


More Than Milk


Our mentors
Our mentors are our trusted advisors—individuals whose strong character and values we greatly admire. Their skills, talents and wisdom have influenced our journey and will continue to shape our future.

Thank you for your time, your guidance and your ongoing support.

Gloria Gold
New Pisgah Day Care

Jamie Thomas
Director & Founder
Noble Day Care

Jennifer Alter Warden
Baird & Warner Residential Sales

Ruth Kimble
Austin Childcare Providers’ Network



Partner with VOCEL
If you are interested in becoming a partner or mentor, please reach out to our Executive Director, Kelly Lambrinatos at 773.456.7607 or