In October 2019, Patricia Sawyer was elected Vice-Chair of the IAFC Harvey-South Holland Early Learning Center by the parents of that center. She is the great-grandmother of a 6-year-old and 5-year old-twins. She has had legal custody of the three children since the oldest was 1 year old and the twins were 6 months old. All three of her great-grandchildren have attended IAFCs Early Learning Programs.
Patricia has been engaged in the education of her great-grandchildren, participating in parental activities, meetings, and events from the beginning of the family’s enrollment in IAFCs Early Learning Programs.