NC Voters Want the State to Double Funding for Early Childhood

Raleigh, NC – North Carolina voters across the political spectrum want the state to double its investment in early childhood development. Republicans, Independents and Democrats alike favor a wide range of state investments in young children’s healthy development beginning at…

A Better Definition of Economic Disadvantage?

Is free- and reduced-price lunch still a good measure of economic disadvantage? Historically, this measure has been used to drive policy and funding. For example, states, including North Carolina, disaggregate student achievement data under the federal Every Student Succeeds Act…

NCECF Board Members Recognized for Excellence

Several of our Board members are being recognized for their contributions and commitment to children. Easter Maynard, Board Chair of the North Carolina Early Childhood Foundation (NCECF) and the Director of Community Investment for Investors Management Corporation, has been awarded…