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Oregon State University Child Care Records, 1969-2006View associated digital content.

Predominant Dates: 1980-2000
The Oregon State University Child Care Records (RG 280) are comprised of correspondence, reports, financial records, contracts, manuals, and ephemera documenting child care associated with Oregon State University from the 1970s to the early 2000s. The collection includes records from the OSU Child Care Advisory Committee and other related committees and task forces; needs assessment surveys and reports; fundraising documentation; and administrative records from the Campus Child Care Center, the Growing Oaks Child Development Center, and the OSU Child Care Center.
ID: RG 280
Extent: 3.3 cubic feet
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Statement on Access: This collection is open for research.
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Preferred Citation: Oregon State University Child Care Records (RG 280), Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon.
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Container List

Series 1: Child Care Administration and Advocacy, 1969-2006 Add to Shelf
Series 1 is comprised of records documenting administration of and advocacy for child care on the Oregon State University campus. This series includes records from the Coordinated Child Care Services Comittee, the OSU Child Care Advisory Committee, and the OSU President's Commission on the Status of Women. It also includes numerous needs assessment reports and project files documenting the demand for child care facilities, services, and funding on the campus; records of fundraising efforts including the activities of the OSU Child Care Friend Raisers; and press and promotional materials.
Sub-Series 1: Committees and Task Forces, 1980-2006 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.1: Coordinated Child Care Services Committee, 1980-1993 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.2: OSU Child Care Advisory Committee, 1986-1990 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.3: OSU Child Care Advisory Committee, 1990-1998 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.4: OSU Child Care Advisory Committee, 1991-2003 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.5: OSU Child Care Advisory Committee, 2003-2006 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.6: OSU Child Care Advisory Committee - Meeting Minutes, 1986-1989 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.7: OSU Child Care Advisory Committee - Oregon Public Employees Union (OPEU) Correspondence, 1986-1988 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.8: OSU President's Commission on the Status of Women - Child Care Task Force, 1985 Add to Shelf
Sub-Series 2: Child Care Needs Assessments, 1969-1998 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.9: OSU Child Care Needs Assessments, 1969-1985 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.10: OSU Child Care Needs Assessments, 1984-1990 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.11: OSU Child Care Needs Assessment Project, 1970-1971 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.12: OSU Child Care Needs Assessment Project, 1973-1974 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.13: OSU Child Care Needs Assessment Project - ASOSU, 1980 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.14: OSU Child Care Needs Assessment Project, 1985-1986 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.15: OSU Child Care Needs Assessment Project, 1986-1987 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.16: OSU Child Care Needs Assessment Project, 1990-1991 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.17: OSU Child Care Needs Assessment Project, 1998 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.18: Child Care Needs Assessment - Oregon, 1985-1991 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.19: Child Care Needs Assessment - United States, circa 1978-1993 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.20: "An Analysis of the Need for Day Care Programs at Oregon State University," Juanita Peterson and Elaine Mayfield, 1974 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.21: "Child Care for Parent Students at the University of Oregon: A Report of the ASUO Child Care Task Force", 1987 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.22: "Child Care: A Report to the ASOSU President", 1988 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.23: "Corvallis Housing and Childcare Feasibility Study Focus Group Report," Moore Iacofano Goitsman, Neighborhood Reinvestment Corporation, and the City of Corvallis, 1989 Add to Shelf
Sub-Series 3: Grants and Funding, 1985-2006 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.24: ASOSU Child Care Subsidy, 1989-1998 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.25: Benton County Child and Youth Commission Child Care and Development Block Grant, 1991-1992 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.26: Brunch in the Country Charitable Event, 2001 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.27: Hewlett Packard Community Grants Program, 1994-1996 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.28: Oregon State Scholarship Commission Proposal - "Pilot Program: Student Financial Aid for Child Care", 1990 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.29: OSU Child Care Friend Raisers, 1987-1998 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.30: OSU Child Care Friend Raisers, 1993-2002 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 1.31: OSU Child Care Friend Raisers, 1994-1995 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.1: OSU Child Care Friend Raisers, 1999-2001 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.2: OSU Child Care Friend Raisers News, 1995-2006 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.3: OSU Child Care Grant Proposals, circa 1985-1990 Add to Shelf
Sub-Series 4: Press and Promotional Materials, 1977-2001 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.4: News Clippings, 1977-2001 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.5: Press Releases and Promotional Materials, circa 1988-2000 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.6: OSU Child Care Services and Programs Informational Packet, 1997-1998 Add to Shelf
Series 2: Campus Day Care Center, 1980-1986 Add to Shelf
Series 2 contains records of the Campus Day Care Center from 1980 to 1986. Much of the series is comprised of correspondence and memoranda detailing the Center's funding challenges. The series also includes articles of incorporation, promotional materials, records relating to the operation of the Park Terrace center, and materials on accreditation by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).
Box-Folder 2.7: Campus Day Care Center, Inc., 1980-1986 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.8: Campus Day Care Center, Inc. - Park Terrace Child Development Center, 1981 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.9: National Association for the Education of Young Children, 1984-1986 Add to Shelf
Series 3: Growing Oaks Child Development Center, 1990-2001 Add to Shelf
Series 3 is comprised of records documenting the formation and administration of the Growing Oaks Child Development Center, a child care facility located in the Corvallis Environmental Protection Agency building. The series is comprised of reports, articles of incorporation, bylaws, tax records, and correspondence. The series also includes an extensive record of meeting minutes and memoranda from the Center's board of directors; records of partnerships with the U.S General Services Administration (an organization that oversaw child care centers supported by federal agencies); and agreements and communications with local contractors including Joyful Noise, Inc. and the Corvallis Community Children's Centers.
Box-Folder 2.10: Annual Reports, circa 1992-1994 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.11: Board of Directors Meeting Minutes and Memoranda, 1990-1992 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.12: Board of Directors Meeting Minutes and Memoranda, 1992-1994 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.13: Board of Directors Meeting Minutes and Memoranda, 1995-1996 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.14: Board of Directors Meeting Minutes and Memoranda, 1997 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.15: Board of Directors Meeting Minutes and Memoranda, 1998 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.16: Board of Directors Meeting Minutes and Memoranda, 1999 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.17: Board of Directors Meeting Minutes and Memoranda, 2000 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.18: Board of Directors Membership Lists, 1995-2000 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.19: Board of Diectors and Officers Selection, 1991-2000 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.20: Bylaws, Articles of Incorporation, and Corporate Status Records, ca. 1990-1996 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.21: Correspondence, 1992-2000 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.22: Corvallis Community Children's Centers, 1994-2001 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.23: Corvallis Community Children's Centers, 1994-2001 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.24: Corvallis Community Children's Centers - Handbooks, 1994 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.25: Joyful Noise Child Care, Inc., 1991-1993 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.26: Tax Records, 1990-1997 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.27: U.S. General Services Administration, 1991-2000 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.1: U.S. General Services Administration - Child Care Center Surveys and Profiles, 1992-1994 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.2: U.S. General Services Administration - "The Formation, Composition, and Responisibilities of a Nonprofit Board of Directors for Federal Child Care Programs", 1997 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.3: "Request for Proposal to Operate Growing Oaks Child Development Center at the Environmental Research Laboratory, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency", 1990-1993 Add to Shelf
Series 4: OSU Child Care Center, 1988-2000 Add to Shelf

Series 4 is comprised of materials documenting the construction and operation of the OSU Child Care Center, located on the OSU campus at SW 11th Street and SW Adams Avenue. The series extensively documents the planning and construction of the Center and includes correspondence between architects, contractors, and OSU officials overseeing the building's design and construction; financial records relating to the funding of the Center; photographs of the Center during and after completion of construction; and groundbreaking and grand opening ceremony materials.

The series also includes materials relating to accreditation by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NYAEC) and the selection and ongoing management of child care contractors for the Center. Contractor records include the Child Care Contractor Selection Committee, the First Alternative Cooperative, and Kinder-Care Learning Centers, Inc. The Kinder-Care records include contracts, training materials, correspondence, promotional items, reports, proposals, newsletters, and tutition information.

Box-Folder 3.4: Child Care Contractor Selection Committee, 1990-1991 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.5: Child Care Contractor Selection Committee, 1990-1991 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.6: Construction - Architect and Building Contractor Selection, 1989-1990 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.7: Construction - Ground Breaking and Grand Opening, 1991-1992 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.8: Construction - Planning and Administration, 1985-1991 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.9: Construction - Planning and Administration, 1989-1991 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.10: Construction - Planning and Administration, 1989-1991 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.11: Facilities Maintenance, 1990-2000 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.12: Financial Records, 1991-1998 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.13: Financial Records, 1992-1997 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.14: Financial Records - Individual Accounts, 1996-1998 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.15: Financial Records - Individual Accounts, 1996-1998 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.16: First Alternative Cooperative, 1997-1998 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.17: Kinder-Care Learning Centers, Inc. - Contracts, 1991 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.18: Kinder-Care Learning Centers, Inc. - Contracts, 1991-1998 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.19: Kinder-Care Learning Centers, Inc. - Informational Binder, circa 1990 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.20: Kinder-Care Learning Centers, Inc. - KinderCare at Work Quarterly Review, 1994 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.21: Kinder-Care Learning Centers, Inc. - Kinder Share Newsletter, 1992-1998 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.22: Kinder-Care Learning Centers, Inc. - Marketing Kit, 1991 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.23: Kinder-Care Learning Centers, Inc. - Promotional Materials, 1990-1993 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.24: Kinder-Care Learning Centers, Inc. - Quarterly Reports Documentation, 1991-1992 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 3.25: Kinder-Care Learning Centers, Inc. - Quarterly Reports Documentation, 1992-1998 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 4.1: Kinder-Care Learning Centers, Inc. - Tuition, 1992-1997 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 4.2: Kinder-Care Learning Centers, Inc. - "Proposal to Operate a Child Care Center at Oregon State University", 1991 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 4.3: Kinder-Care Learning Centers, Inc. - "Proposal to Operate a Child Care Center at oregon State University", 1991 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 4.4: Morse Bros., Inc., 1997-1998 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 4.5: Photographic Prints and Negatives, circa 1991-1992 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 4.6: "Request for Proposal: Operation of a Child Care Center at Oregon State University", 1988 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 4.7: "Request for Bid: Design Concept for a University Child Care Center", 1988 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 4.8: "Request for Porposal: Child Care Services  at Oregon State University", 1991 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 4.9: "Request for Proposal: Childcare Services for Oregon State University", 2000 Add to Shelf