Kimble is the president and founder of the Austin Child Care
Providers Network, which provides support and technical
assistance to family child care providers in Chicago's
Austin neighborhood. Network providers work together to
help create a nurturing, loving atmosphere for children,
while fostering education for the children and families in
their care. The Network also provides transportation to and
from public schools and child care facilities, mentoring to
teen mothers, after school care, tutoring, extended hours
and weekend care.
Kimble's affiliation with Good City and The Hunger
Coalition, she delivers donated office supplies and food,
not only to her Network programs, but to community agencies
serving low-income children and families. Ms. Kimble has
served on the United Way's Success b Six Project, aimed at
increasing the immunization rate for low-income children.
She also recently developed and organized a community health
fair in Austin.