Save the Date – Alliance Annual Membership Meeting 5/26


Register for the Vermont Family Network Annual Conference – 4/8 and 4/9

Vermont Family Network’s Annual Conference is coming up this Thursday and Friday, April 8 and 9. This year’s theme is “Imagine, Inspire, Innovate,” and the virtual conference will feature two keynote speakers along with several workshops and networking opportunities.

Visit Vermont Family Network’s website to see the full schedule and register.


Attend a Housing Stakeholder Meeting – 4/7

Tomorrow, April 7, at 11:00 am, Congressman Peter Welch is hosting a virtual meeting with housing stakeholders. The meeting will include a panel of speakers who will share updates on the use of federal funding to stand up programs to address Vermont's housing needs during the pandemic.

Learn more in an update from the Vermont Affordable Housing Coalition and register to attend online.


Vermont Community Loan Fund Presentation for ECE Capacity Grants and EC Programs – 4/13

The Vermont Community Loan Fund (VCLF), the Alliance’s parent organization, is hosting a business strategies presentation focused on early childhood education capacity grants and early childhood programs on Tuesday, April 13, from 6:15 pm to 7:30 pm. This online/real-time training will provide an overview of important strategies to consider when opening and running a child care business.

Registration is currently open.


COVID-19 Vaccine Eligibility

Vermont has recently expanded its COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to include:

  • Any Vermonter 40+
  • Vermonters 16 and older who identify as Black, Indigenous, or people of color (BIPOC) and members of their households
  • Parents or caregivers of anyone with a qualifying health condition
  • Child care providers and school staff

To learn more about vaccine access and make an appointment, visit the Department of Health website.


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.


Legislative Update, Alliance Annual Membership Meeting 5/26 – Save the Date

Issue Update – Building Bright Futures

15 State Street | Montpelier , Vermont 05602

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

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