Alodene Lewis – Owner/Manager
Born and raised in Jamaica, Alodene has called Kelowna home for 8 years. Already a certified. Early Childhood Educator (ECE) from Jamaica and awarded teacher of the year she went to Vancouver Career College in Kelowna to redo her ECE course, where she was able to attain her license and continue teaching. Alodene is a child of God who volunteers in the Children ministry at Kelowna Gospel Fellowship where she has been a member for over 5 years. She has also organized Vacation Bible Schools (VBS) and summer camps for 3 years. So when the opportunity to start her own daycare came up, she immediately capitalized on it, seeing that she has been teaching for over 18 years. During those years she worked with children from Infants to grade 2, including children with learning disabilities. Her philosophy is that children should receive the highest quality care possible, which was her main reason to take over the Lil Cottage Educational Daycare. Alodene is a devoted wife to Neil and mother to Jethro and Zamar. She loves to spend time with her family, while enjoying her hobbies of] reading, dancing, listening to gospel music and helping others.
Financial/Technical Operations Manager
Neil is here to help you out with any questions that you may have regarding] Monthly Daycare Fees, discounts and credits, and Childcare Subsidy information.