Early Childhood Funding Commission Town Hall Meetings

    Early Childhood Funding Commission Town Hall Meetings 
Greetings Early Childhood Community,
Governor Pritzker’s Early Childhood Funding Commission—an appointed group of
child care and early education leaders charged with making recommendations that will
result in big, meaningful changes that will give parents better child care and early
education optionsis hosting two upcoming town hall meetings. 
Thursday, December 10 | 8-9:15 p.m.  RSVP here! 
Wednesday, December 16 | 8-9:15 p.m. – RSVP here! 

During the town hall meetings, participants will have the opportunity to connect directly with members of the Commission to ask questions about their emerging
recommendations, that are to: · Make it easier to manage and communicate about the quality and availability of child care options by pulling all the programs into one new
 Make it easier to get public funding for child care to local child care providers; and·
 Urge the state to invest billions more in early childhood so that more providers can
provide excellent care to all families who want it, in all parts of the State. Following a brief presentation about Commission recommendations, there will be a Q&A session
between participants and Commissioners, as well as a general public comment. Live
Spanish translation will be provided for both dates. We hope to “see” you at these
virtual town halls—Illinois’ youngest learners are depending on you!If you have any
questions, please email Stefi Hernandez at Illinois Action for Children.    
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