Our Mission

The Georgia Foundation for Early Care and Learning makes strategic investments to improve and expand high-quality early education to help ensure all children in Georgia are prepared to succeed when they enter kindergarten regardless of family income or location.

Our Vision

Every child in Georgia will have access to high-quality care and early childhood education regardless of family income or location.

Our Focus

The Georgia Foundation for Early Care and Learning makes strategic investments to improve and expand high-quality early education to help ensure all children in Georgia are prepared to succeed when they enter kindergarten regardless of family income or location.

Who we are


The Georgia Foundation for Early Care and Learning is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that aims to strategically enhance children’s early education experience to promote their academic, social-emotional and physical development in partnership with families, communities the early care and education industry and stakeholders.

Happy 25th Birthday Georgia’s Pre-K Program!


Governor Nathan Deal and First Lady Sandra Deal will join Commissioner Amy M. Jacobs of the Department of Early Care and Learning, Coy Bowles of the Zac Brown Band and the Board of Early Care and Learning, Georgia’s Pre-K staff, teachers, sponsors, partners, legislators, and other officials from around the state to honor the successes of Georgia’s Pre-K Program and to have some fun!


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