Our Approach

Our Funders

We are grateful to the organizations and individuals that invest in our shared vision to build a strong foundation for learning and life success for each North Carolina child.

Current Funding Partners

  • The Belk Foundation
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • ChildTrust
  • The Duke Endowment
  • First Five Years Fund
  • The Goodnight Educational Foundation
  • The InSight Fund of the Triangle Community Foundation
  • Skeebo Foundation
  • The Triangle Community Foundation
  • United Way of the Greater Triangle
  • Wells Fargo
  • Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation
  • Individual Contributors

Past Partners

  • A.J. Fletcher Foundation
  • The Cemala Foundation
  • North Carolina Early Childhood Advisory Council
  • North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (Race to the Top – Early Learning Challenge)
  • The North Carolina Partnership for Children, Inc.
  • Region IX Education Cooperative (New Mexico Race to the Top – Early Learning Challenge)
  • Wisconsin Department of Children and Families (Race to the Top – Early Learning Challenge)

NCECF relies on donations from generous individuals and organizations to carry out its work. Make your investment today.