On November 16, 2021, Care Initiatives pledged $5,000 to the Native American Child Care Center in honor of Native American Heritage Month. This donation was made to support the mission of the NACCC to provide child-care services and an early childhood education and development program primarily for, but not limited to pre-school children who identify with the Native American heritage.
On November 11, 2021, Care Initiatives pledged $5,000 to the Freedom Foundation in Cedar Rapids to honor Veterans Day. This donation was made to support the mission of Freedom Foundation to serve veterans who are navigating challenges of everyday life after serving our country.
Care Initiatives is excited to announce Shereen Bender as the Vice President of Human Resources. Shereen brings nearly 20 years of experience in leading the people element across multiple sectors including the technology, financial and educational industries. Shereen has an unparalleled passion for people and engaging workforces which will undoubtedly propel our team of 3,500+ employees forward. Welcome Shereen!
Music has always been a part of Beverly's life. She passed the love of music onto her children and grandchildren. Beverly recorded an album before becoming the lead female singer in three Country Western bands. She performed in bars and dance halls in the Des Moines metro area.