Business Executives Gain Insights about Value of Virginia’s Investment

Business Executives Gain Insights about Value of Virginia’s Investment in Early Childhood Education Executive Briefing focused on new findings about the ROI from VA’s early childhood system Media Contact: Sara Hunt  |  SaraHuntPR@gmail.com  | 804-994-1120 Richmond, Va. (October 5, 2023) – The Virginia Chamber Foundation and the Virginia Early Childhood Foundation (VECF) hosted an Executive Briefing […]

Mixed Delivery Program Expanded to Increase Access and Choice to Early Childhood Care & Education for Families

Mixed Delivery Program Expanded

Mixed Delivery Program Expanded to Increase Access and Choice to Early Childhood Care & Education for Families Media Contact: Sara Hunt  |  SaraHuntPR@gmail.com  | 804-994-1120 Richmond, Va. (June 26, 2023) – The Virginia Early Childhood Foundation (VECF) announced $40,721,379 in grants to support quality early care and education (ECCE) for 2,038 three-and four-year-olds and 510 infants […]

Virginia Early Childhood Foundation Elects New Board Officers

VECF New Board Officers

Virginia Early Childhood Foundation Elects New Board Officers Media Contact: Sara Hunt  |  SaraHuntPR@gmail.com  | 804-994-1120 Richmond, Va. (June 21, 2023) – Richard Bynum, chief corporate responsibility officer of The PNC Financial Services Group, was elected for a two-year term as board chair of the Virginia Early Childhood Foundation (VECF) at the organization’s board meeting on […]

50 Early Childhood Educators Wanted

Fast Track Initiative

50 Early Childhood Educators Wanted: Virginia Early Childhood Foundation Launching New Fast Track Initiative in Hampton Roads Media Contact: Meg Irvin  |  mirvin@hodgespart.com  |  717-873-5093 Richmond, Va. (February 1, 2023) – The Virginia Early Childhood Foundation (VECF), a statewide public-private organization that serves as the non-partisan steward of Virginia’s promise for early childhood success, has launched an […]

VEDP Executive Elected to Board of Virginia Early Childhood Foundation 

VEDP Executive Elected to Board of Virginia Early Childhood Foundation Media Contact: Sara Hunt  |  SaraHuntPR@gmail.com  | 804-994-1120 Richmond, Va. (December 16, 2022) – The Virginia Early Childhood Foundation (VECF) has elected Jason El Koubi, President & CEO of the Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP), to the board of directors. VECF is a statewide public-private organization […]

Virginia Early Childhood Foundation Announces New Board Members

New Board Oct 22

Virginia Early Childhood Foundation Announces New Board Members Media Contact: Sara Hunt  |  SaraHuntPR@gmail.com  | 804-994-1120 Richmond, Va. (October 3, 2022) – The Virginia Early Childhood Foundation (VECF) announces the addition of two new members to the board of directors. VECF is a statewide public-private entity that serves as the non-partisan steward of Virginia’s promise for […]

9th Annual Executive Briefing | Innovation in Early Childhood

Ninth Annual Executive Briefing

9th Annual Executive Briefing | Innovation in Early Childhood Media Contact: Sara Hunt  |  SaraHuntPR@gmail.com  | 804-994-1120 Business Executives Explore Connection Between Early Childhood and Workforce Development Event featured national expert on child development and employer panel highlighting innovations to address employee childcare challenges Richmond, Va. (Sept. 27, 2022) – The Virginia Chamber Foundation and the Virginia Early […]

Virginia Early Childhood Foundation Welcomes Alexis Ehrhardt and Danielle Fitz-Hugh as New Board Members

New Board Members

Virginia Early Childhood Foundation Welcomes Alexis Ehrhardt and Danielle Fitz-Hugh as New Board Members Media Contact: Sara Hunt  |  SaraHuntPR@gmail.com  | 804-994-1120 Virginia Early Childhood Foundation Announces New Board Members Richmond, Va. (March 16, 2022) – The Virginia Early Childhood Foundation (VECF) announces the addition of new members to the board of directors. VECF is a statewide […]

Virginia Early Childhood Foundation Launches Ready Regions

Ready Regions Launch

Virginia Early Childhood Foundation Launches Ready Regions Media Contact: Sara Hunt  |  SaraHuntPR@gmail.com  | 804-994-1120 Transformative statewide network brings communities together to support early childhood success Richmond, Va. (Jan. 6, 2022) – The Virginia Early Childhood Foundation (VECF) announces the launch of Ready Regions, a transformative network designed to bring unprecedented levels of coordination and accountability […]

2021 Executive Briefing on the Economics of Early Childhood

2021 Executive Briefing on the Economics of Early Childhood

2021 Executive Briefing on the Economics of Early Childhood Media Contact: Sara Hunt  |  SaraHuntPR@gmail.com  | 804-994-1120 Business Leaders Explore Impact of Pandemic-Driven Child Care Crisis on the Workforce Annual Va. Chamber/VECF event featured statewide business leaders from diverse sectors Richmond, VA (Oct. 27, 2021) – The Virginia Chamber Foundation and the Virginia Early Childhood Foundation […]