Umbrella Partners

Minnesota Association for the Education of Young Children (MnAEYC)

MnAEYC’s mission is to serve and act on behalf of early childhood (birth to age 8) care and education professionals in Minnesota:

  • Enhancing the quality of professional development opportunities
  • Supporting program improvement and (NAEYC) accreditation
  • Advocacy for public policy change in early childhood education that is consistent with our mission


Minnesota Licensed Family Childcare Association, Inc (MLFCCA)

The mission of MLFCCA is to support the highest standard of care for children in Minnesota’s diverse licensed family child care homes through education, resources, recognition, and advocacy.


Minnesota School-Age Care Alliance (MnSACA)

The mission of MnSACA is to promote quality out-of-school time programs and support the leadership and development of out-of-school time professionals.