Heising-Simons Foundation

Member Listing

  • Areas of Interest:
    Early Care and Education
    Home Visiting
    Parenting and Family Engagement
    Support for Immigrant and Refugee Families
    Racial Equity
  • The goal of the Foundation’s grantmaking in education is to facilitate the creation and strengthening of early childhood systems necessary for children from low-income families and children of color to reach their full potential by the year 2044, the year when the US becomes majority-minority.

  • Our reason for joining ECFC:

    ECFC is a valuable resource for the Education Program team at the Foundation. It's a great space to learn from, collaborate with, and connect to others in the philanthropic community.

  • Where our work is focused:

    National, California, and multi-state grants.


    What we want to work on with our peers:

    2021 transition planning (federal policy); ECE Financing (beyond revenue - focused on the technical aspects of financing in states); and ECE state-level governance.