Post Tagged with: "CDC"


Help fight the epidemic of childhood obesity

by Capt. Samantha Campbell 86th Medical Operations Squadron

We are a society of innovation, technology and progress. With endless resources literally at our fingertips, childhood obesity is still an epidemic problem we face.

October 15, 2015 ×


Sgt. Brandon Allums, NCO assigned to the 21st Theater Sustainment Command, helps his son, Khalil, with the creation of “Rainbow Ice” during a science fair Aug. 8 at the Vogelweh Child Development Center.

CDC brings parents, children together at science fair

Story and photo by Sgt. 1st Class Alexander A. Burnett
21st Theater Sustainment Command Public Affairs

During a four-day weekend in Europe, service members have many options on how to spend their leisure time. Some choose to travel, some choose to visit local historic sites and some choose to stay at home and relax. For some members of the KMC, a four-day weekend meant an afternoon of science.

August 21, 2014 ×


Photo by Senior Airman Timothy MooreTeam Ramstein Airmen discuss the arrangement of flowers to be planted outside the Ramstein Child Development Center’s newest building Aug. 16. The addition will allow more children to be enrolled at the Ramstein CDC.

CDC increases space for children

by Airman 1st Class Michael Stuart
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The 86th Force Support Squadron Child Development Center on Ramstein opened an annex Monday close to their current CDC facilities to allow room for more children.

August 21, 2014 ×


Sascha, daughter of Staff Sgt. Ashley Cross-White, enjoys some breakfast provided by the Child Development Center Jan. 10 on Vogelweh. The Vogelweh CDC can have approximately 448 children in attendance ranging anywhere from 6 weeks to 5 years old.

CDC shapes child development

Photos by Senior Airman Chris Willis

Child Care Providers Needed The KMC child development centers are looking for child care providers in order to provide top-quality child care to the KMC. To apply, visit, or                  

January 16, 2014 ×


Photo by Airman 1st Class Jordan CastelanBrig. Gen. Patrick X. Mordente (right), 86th Airlift Wing commander, Shaquita Ponder (center), Airman and Family Services Flight deputy chief, and Stacy Jones (left), Ramstein Child Development Center director, pose with a National Association for 
the Education of Young Children renewal accreditation certificate Monday on Ramstein. The accreditation certifies the Ramstein CDC until Oct. 1, 2018.

Ramstein CDC aces exam

by Capt. William A. Russell
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The Ramstein Child Development Center renewed its National Association for the Education of Young Children accreditation Sept. 18.

October 3, 2013 ×


Vogelweh CDC reopens

by Senior Airman Hailey Haux
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

After more than two years of renovations, the Vogelweh Child Development Center has had upgrading to its carpeting, flooring, wall panels, fire-suppression system and more, creating a better quality of life for the children at their home away from home.

July 25, 2013 ×