50 Years of Leading the Way

WCAC celebrated the fiftieth anniversary of the founding of the Head Start Program by President Lyndon B. Johnson on May 18, 1965 with a special rose ceremony for its teachers and staff, commemorating the launch of the program from the White House Rose Garden. Pictured here (L-R), WCAC Executive Director Jill Dagilis, Head Start C0-Director Kathleen Dow, WCAC Director of Human Resources & Operations Kerry Brennan, and Head Start Co-Director Evelyn Velez.