Reflecting new opportunities the new year brings, ECFC’s programming is taking shape around the Philanthropy’s Role in Social Change (“inside and outside strategies”), while continuing our focus on COVID-19 responses in the early childhood space and racial equity in early childhood philanthropy and services.
Building on our successful COVID- 19 calls in 2020, ECFC will host a combination of peer sharing, deep dive discussions, and webinars for for EC funders on 1st and 3rd Thursdays at 3pm ET.
Upcoming Dates & Topics:
May 1st, Peer sharing around funder efforts to support implementation of the American Rescue Plan, register here (ECFC members, contact ECFC for calendar notice).
Past Dates & Topics:
April 15th, Getting to a National Yes on Health Care: Can we do the Same for Child Care and Paid Leave?, featuring key players in funding and organizing the movement that led the passage of the Affordable Care Act and the preservation of the ACA through multiple attacks to repeal it.April 1st, How Can Philanthropy Support Federal EC Priorities, a discussion with Katie Hamm, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Early ChildhoodMarch 18th, Life-long negative impacts of COVID-19 on Mother-Infant Outcomes, co-hosted by Einhorn CollaborativeMarch 4th, Organizing for Equity from the Ground Up, co-hosted by the Raising Child Care Fund, featuring grassroots organizers from DC, MI, and MN.February 18th, Transitions and Partnering with the New Administration, ECFC in-depth funder discussion.February 4th, Prioritizing EC Educators for the COVID Vaccine, featuring the National Association for the Education of Young Children; Child Care Aware of America, and the National Association of Family Child CareJanuary 7th, How Philanthropy Can Support Aligned Priorities in the New Administration: Building Partnerships for 2021 and Beyond, co-hosted with Hispanics in Philanthropy, Economic Opportunity Funders, SWB Strategic Solutionss and Freedman Consulting LLC.
See individual event pages for registration and access information if not noted above.