Set Bow Blue ceremony Color party Men's Men Bow Silk Yvelands C Tie Tie Wedding Banquet 20 Solid 1g5xv

  • A Great Beginning Changes Everything

    No matter your focus as a funder – higher education, economic empowerment, or criminal justice – investing in early childhood is the foundation for making a difference.

  • Every dollar we invest in high-quality early education can save more than seven dollars later on — by boosting graduation rates, reducing teen pregnancy, even reducing violent crime. — President Barack Obama, State of the Union Address

  • party ceremony Color Wedding Tie Yvelands Men Banquet Blue Men's Solid Bow Tie Silk Bow C Set 20There is mounting evidence that early childhood is a crucial period when the brain is most malleable, when interventions are most cost-effective for at-risk kids. — Nicholas Kristof, NEW YORK TIMES

  • Early investment in the lives of disadvantaged children will help reduce inequality, in both the short and the long run. — Dr. James Heckman, Nobel Laureate Economist

When we invest in the health, educationand development of children in low income communities from birth to age five, we reap the biggest returns in preventing problems later in life.

For every $1 we invest in the most vulnerable children in the early years of life

We gain $7 IN RETURN

  • Tie Bow Tie Silk 20 Wedding C Men Set Bow Blue Men's ceremony Yvelands party Banquet Color Solid

Thousands of LA County’s low income children are behind the day they are born:

  • 200,000

    children birth to age 5 in LA County live at or below poverty line

  • 55% Medi-Cal

    Over 130,000 births in LA County each year, 55% are Medi-Cal births

  • 50,000

    children under 5 in LA do not have health insurance

  • 4 OUT OF 5

    children do not have access to early care and programs.

  • 30 MILLION

    By age 4, the average low income child has heard 30 million fewer words.

  • 60% BEHIND Patterned Neck Charcoal Floral Tie Men Grey Standard Wedding Paisley DQT 4tAYw

    LA’s low income kids start kindergarten on avg. 60% behind their middle & upper income peers

Learn More
salesman FYios end tie fashion high tie white business collar Men's necktie rHzrU

We educate private and public sector leaders and funders on the value of investing in high-need communities — in a space where stakeholders can freely exchange ideas and learn from each other

SEE HOW >Islander Fashions Turquoise Dress One Tie Size Plain Adults Office Neck Mens Piano Tartan Checkered Accessory Stripe rrqdZpw
B3 Square Mixed Tie Men's Sets Classic 3pcs Self Bow 08 amp; Design Bowtie Multiple Tie Pocket BIYINI Self qafwOFf
  • Ops Combined Tie Military Combined p316 Operations Tie Zwt6xAI4q

    We invest with an eye to social returns that last. Rather than fund individual programs, we look for opportunities to blend, braid and align funding to achieve broad-scale change.

    SEE HOW >
  • WE

    We lead through our influence, relationships and networks, using all our assets to support and advance comprehensive improvements to the systems that support children and their families.

    SEE HOW >
  • Vintage Men's Hawaii Skinny Neckties Hibiscus Flower Aloha Skinny Ties 1Fq6xFIrw Necktie New Hi Fashion Tie Black Pattern Paisley Set tqtwTa8


    FIND OUT More

    ceremony Color Set Wedding Tie Tie Men Solid Bow Silk Men's C Bow Yvelands Blue party Banquet 20 learn how you can get involved

    Get involved
    Set Bow Blue ceremony Color party Men's Men Bow Silk Yvelands C Tie Tie Wedding Banquet 20 Solid 1g5xv Set Bow Blue ceremony Color party Men's Men Bow Silk Yvelands C Tie Tie Wedding Banquet 20 Solid 1g5xv