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Celebrating Olga Rivas: Recipient of the Education & Child Development Impact Team Award

In the world of education and child development, there are individuals whose dedication, positive attitude, and unwavering commitment make them stand out as beacons of inspiration. One such remarkable individual is Olga Rivas, an Assistant Teacher, who has not only embraced CAP’s mission and values but has also taken it upon herself to go above and beyond in making a significant impact on her colleagues, clients, and the community. It is with great pleasure and admiration that we celebrate Olga Rivas as the recipient of the Education & Child Development Impact Team Award.

Living the CAP Mission and Values

Olga Rivas’s dedication and commitment to her role as an Assistant Teacher are unwavering. She lives into CAP’s mission and vision with a positive attitude that extends a helping hand to all, fostering unity within the extended CAP family. Regardless of the size of the task, Olga consistently supports her fellow colleagues, clients, and other staff members. Her involvement with multiple site locations illustrates her strong belief in CAP’s mission to serve communities, children, and families, providing unwavering dedication to each one. Her dedication to this mission is not just a part of her job; it’s a way of life.

Impact Felt Across CAP and the Community

Olga Rivas isn’t just a teaching assistant; she is a source of inspiration and support for her fellow colleagues, clients, and other staff members.Olga’s impact extends far beyond the walls of CAP. Her dedication knows no bounds, whether it’s a big task or a small one. She consistently supports the overall programming at CAP with unwavering excellence, ensuring that every child and family they serve receives the best possible care and support.

One of the most striking qualities of Olga is her true integrity. She is not one to simply make promises; she follows through on what she sets out to do with a positive attitude and an unwavering commitment to finding solutions. Her resourcefulness and problem-solving skills have made her an invaluable asset to her team, as well as to the children and families she serves. Anyone who has the privilege of interacting with Olga leaves with a sense of her kindness and her willingness to offer her unwavering support.

Leadership and Influence

Olga Rivas is not just a dedicated team member; she is a team cheerleader. She goes above and beyond to boost team spirit by leading initiatives like spirit weeks and planning special celebrations like birthdays and baby showers.When faced with challenges, she is quick to create innovative solutions to best support her team, the children, and the families that CAP serves. Her commitment to going the extra mile is truly commendable. Her ability to unite her colleagues and create a positive and collaborative work environment is remarkable.

Personal Growth and Commitment

This year, Olga’s commitment to personal and professional growth shone brightly. She completed her Preschool CDA, demonstrating her dedication to improving her skills and knowledge. She has continually sought growth opportunities within CAP, which not only benefit her but also elevate the quality of the programs provided to the community. Her willingness to sign up for summer work shows her dedication to the children she serves and her unwavering commitment to their well-being.

Olga Rivas is not just an Assistant Teacher; she is a source of inspiration, dedication, and positivity. Her unwavering commitment to CAP’s mission and values, her impact on colleagues and the community, her leadership and influence, and her personal growth exemplify the very best in the field of education and child development. We are excited to see what the future holds for Olga Rivas and are confident that CAP’s program will continue to thrive and excel, thanks to her tireless efforts and unwavering dedication. Congratulations, Olga, on receiving the Education & Child Development Impact Team Award, and thank you for your outstanding contributions to our community!


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The Community Action Partnership is Lancaster County’s largest anti-poverty organization, helping income-constrained families move toward economic empowerment. CAP’s service profile interrupts generational poverty with programs that support families and individuals at every age and place in life, in the areas of education and child development, health and nutrition, household stability and safety and empowerment. For more information, visit