Local Funding for Early Learning: A Community Toolkit
Elizabeth Gaines, Senior Fellow, The Forum for Youth Investment
“I don’t often see this level of quality work – so you are to be congratulated for the accomplishment. And as President of the UNC School of Government Foundation, I am really pleased to see you using the great resources of the institution that gave me my start in public service.”
Ed Kitchen, VP and COO of the Joseph M. Bryan Foundation of Greater Greensboro
Jennie Eblen, Co-Chair, Asheville Buncombe Preschool Planning Collaborative
David Jackson, President and CEO, Boone, NC Area Chamber of Commerce
In the News
ST. LOUIS, MO, JUNE 11, 2020 - More money will go toward early childhood education and services if St. Louis voters approve a property tax increase in November. This month, the St. Louis Board of Aldermen placed a property tax levy on the Nov. 3 ballot that would...
CINCINNATI, OHIO, MARCH 2, 2020 - As president and CEO of a locally-based, worldwide manufacturing firm, I am constantly faced with the challenge of hiring skilled talent. My peers in this and other industries are faced with similar issues. However, in my role as...
DAYTON, OHIO. NOVEMBER 6, 2019 - Children who attended local Preschool Promise-affiliated programs scored significantly higher in kindergarten readiness than their non-attending peers, according to state data recently analyzed by the preschool group. Ohio Kindergarten...