Parent Blog

By: Tina Carney Thanks to ROC the Future Alliance, last month, I was grateful to attend Families Together: Foundations for Leadership—a parent/ caregiver workshop series in Albany, NY.  I was joined by two other Rochester parent leaders and met a few other NYS...

Meet the New Chair

ROC the Future is pleased to announce that Dr. Lorna Washington has been selected as Chair of the Convener Board. Dr. Washington is the Senior Program Officer with the William & Sheila Konar Foundation, focusing on PreK-12 Education and Civic & Cultural...

Message from the Director

Dear Friends, Here we are again, at the end of a season and aligning ourselves for the start of a new one – and there’s work ahead for everyone! For children and students, it is a time of aligning actions in anticipation of a new beginning, a new school year! A...

Highlighting Parent Success

Over the past 9 months, PECAN parent leaders have engaged actively in amplifying the power of parent voice within ROC the Future Alliance (RtFA), in the greater Rochester area, and nationally through StriveTogether. We extend a special congratulations to PECAN...

Message from the Director

Dear Friends, Summer is finally here, and we hope that you all are enjoying it! Like everyone, we look forward to the summer to relax and take it easy, focus on enjoying the outdoors, understanding that fall and winter are not too far away. Summer reminds us that...