It's the LAST WEEK to register for the virtual 28th Annual Early Childhood Day at the Legislature on Wednesday, March 9 from 9:30 am to 1:30 pm!

Features of the day include a keynote speech from Pollaidh Major, Outreach Representative of the Office of US Sen. Leahy, on federal pandemic relief efforts, and remarks from Gov. Scott, Lt. Gov. Gray, Pres. Pro Tem Balint, Speaker Krowinski, and U.S. Rep. Welch.

Legislators are planning to attend the constituent lunch to speak with you!


BBF Regional Council Meetings Collecting ECSA Feedback – 3/9 and 3/21

Building Bright Futures (BBF) is collecting feedback on Vermont’s Child Care and Early Childhood Education Systems Analysis (ECSA) at the next two BBF Regional Council meetings on 3/9 and 3/21. The Systems Analysis was called for in legislation under Act 45 (H171, an Act relating to child care systems and financing) to improve the functionality of Vermont’s child care and early childhood services and systems. The feedback collected from these meetings will inform the final report. 

  • Southeast Vermont Regional Council, 3/9, 4–5 p.m. Click to register.
  • Caledonia Southern Essex Regional Council, 3/21, 1–2 p.m. Click to register.

To participate, please register and BBF will send you the Zoom details to join these upcoming meetings.  You can also watch the recording from the 2/24 meeting and provide written feedback.


The Vermont Early Childhood Advocacy Alliance is a statewide coalition formed in 2000 of early childhood professionals, parents, organizations, businesses, and strategic partners committed to improving public policies that impact young children between birth and age eight in the areas of health, safety, food security, economic security, and early care and education.

The Alliance crafts an annual Legislative Agenda in partnership with early childhood organizations, provides year-round advocacy support, and facilitates meaningful interactions with policymakers at key times during the decision making process.


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The Vermont Early Childhood Advocacy Alliance is a program of the Vermont Community Loan Fund.

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