— ECFC Events —
EC Funders Briefing: American Families Plan
September 23, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT
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The American Families Plan is an investment in our children and our families—helping families cover the basic expenses that so many struggle with now, lowering health insurance premiums, and continuing the American Rescue Plan’s historic reductions in child poverty.
On September 23rd, Katie Hamm, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Early Childhood Development, Office of Early Childhood Development will join us to discuss the American Families Plan and the role of philanthropy in supporting the AFP.
Thursday, September 23, 2021
3pm – 4pm ET
All funders and philanthropic organizations/advisors are invited to join us.
- American Families Plan Fact Sheet
- The Biden Administration’s Vision for Comprehensive ECE Systems, Early Childhood Policy Matters Podcast (30 minutes), Host Missy Coffey (SRI Education) dives into federal initiatives with Miriam Calderon, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy and Early Learning in the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education with the U.S. Department of Education, and Katie Hamm, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Early Childhood Development with the Administration for Children and Families at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Calderon and Hamm discuss federal perspectives, priorities and opportunities for building and growing comprehensive early care and education systems in states across the U.S., and the administration’s efforts to improve parental choice through mixed delivery systems.