Community Tuition Assistance

The Community Tuition Assistance, formerly the Early Education Tuition Scholarship Program, has been a long standing feature of the CCR&R services of Grand Beginnings. However, over time it has changed and evolved to better meet the increased need in our community. Now in its second year, the collaborative program provides for a streamlined application and … Read more >

Meeting Milestones Initiative

The Meeting Milestones Initiative began in 2012 as a cross-sector response to the community need to improve developmental screening. Through a formal collaboration with Grand Beginnings, Grand County Rural Health Network, Assuring Better Child Health and Development (ABCD), and Horizons Specialized Services and funding from the Colorado Trust’s Health Integration work our community began to … Read more >

Grand Junction Imagination Library

Grand Junction Imagination Library mails a free, brand new, high-quality, age-appropriate book every month for registered children from birth to their fifth birthday residing in Grand Junction ZIP Codes 81501, 81503, 81504, 81505, 81506 and 81507. There are no contractual or financial obligations required. All the parent needs to do is register his/her child! Since … Read more >

ELV Quality Child Care Partnerships

ELV has created a unique technology centered model of shared services that provides a comprehensive suite of business management services to significantly reduce the administrative and regulatory burdens on child care providers so they can focus on program quality. In 2015, ELV launched its Quality Child Care Partnership Program, a unique model made possible by … Read more >

ELV Healthy Options for Preschoolers & Parents

ELV has created a unique technology centered model of shared services that provides a comprehensive suite of business management services to significantly reduce the administrative and regulatory burdens on child care providers so they can focus on program quality. Made possible through a partnership with the Colorado Health Foundation, the Healthy Options for Preschoolers & … Read more >

ELV Alliance CORE Child Care Managment System

ELV has created a unique technology centered model of shared services that provides a comprehensive suite of business management services to significantly reduce the administrative and regulatory burdens on child care providers so they can focus on program quality. The Alliance CORE child care management system is the premier web application built from the ground … Read more >

ELV Resource Platform

ELV has created a unique technology centered model of shared services that provides a comprehensive suite of business management services to significantly reduce the administrative and regulatory burdens on child care providers so they can focus on program quality. The ELV Resource Platform is powered by CCA For Social Good and links child care providers … Read more >

Cooking Matters Colorado

Since 1994, Cooking Matters Colorado has reached over 100,000 families with our nationally-recognized food skills and nutrition education program. We partner with community organizations and volunteer culinary and nutrition instructors to offer six-week cooking courses, one-time grocery store tours and early childhood professional development trainings across Colorado. Through Cooking Matters programming, participants learn to shop … Read more >

Denver Preschool Program

The Denver Preschool Program makes quality preschool possible for all Denver families with 4-year-old children through a dedicated sales tax first approved by voters in 2006 and renewed in 2014. DPP has provided $92 million in tuition support to help nearly 46,000 Denver children attend the preschool of their family’s choice, establishing each child’s foundation … Read more >

Early Childhood Colorado Partnership

Learn more: www.earlychildhoodcoloradopartnership.org We all play a role in building strong systems for Colorado’s children and families. Developing and sustaining a comprehensive early childhood system with children and families at the center is not an easy task, and no one individual, organization or agency can do it alone. But together, our collective efforts can ensure … Read more >