For Parents: Ideas for Celebrations

  • Get together with other parents to create a surprise
  • Send flowers, cards or a handwritten note of appreciation
  • Prepare and deliver a healthy meal or snack. For ideas and resouces from Let's Move! Child Care, click here
  • Work with your child to create a special remembrance
  • Buy something for your provider's play area
  • Give your provider a paid day off, a raise, or a bonus
  • Key in on your provider's hobby and buy an appropriate gift
  • Check to see if your employer provides scholarships for toys, equipment or training that you can sponsor as a parent