Research shows that for every $1.00 invested in early learning, we save $7.00 in future expenditures per child. By investing in Action for Children’s programs and services, you are transforming the lives of children and their families in our community.

Your gift can:

Provide families with free resources to find child care, early education programs, and comprehensive services for their children and themselves. Whether learning how to overcome their own childhood trauma, or looking for peer support, all parents can benefit from AFC;

Provide necessary professional development for our community’s early childhood education workforce so they can provide children with the quality early learning environment and instruction they need; and

Empowering parents as their child’s first teacher to prepare them for success in school and in life, to find the balance they need, and to create the loving and nurturing families we all want and deserve.

Your dollars make a difference to every child!


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Why Give?

At Action for Children, we are changing the lives of children by changing the skills, behaviors, and strategies of the adults who have the greatest impact on their lives, their parents, caregivers, and teachers. This year our programs impacted more than 50,000 children in Franklin County and the surrounding communities, including Delaware, Fairfield, Licking, Madison, Pickaway, and Union counties.

By investing in Action for Children’s programs and services, you help:

  • Provide necessary professional development for our community’s early childhood workforce so they can provide children with the quality early learning environment they need;
  • Provide families with free resources to find child care and early education programs for their children; and
  • Provide parents with the tools they need to help prepare their children for school.

Research shows that for every $1.00 invested in early learning, we save $7.00 in future expenditures per child. Your dollars make a difference to every child!

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Action for Children provides coaching, technical assistance, classes and mentoring to 9,000 child care providers in our community. We offered nearly 600 courses so that professionals can attain national credentials, continuing education credits, achieve national accreditation or Step Up to Quality ratings.

Why Give—Parent Services

We offer parent workshops and classes through The Art of Positive Parenting (TAPP).

Why Give—Childcare Search

We assist parents in finding child care, early learning classes, preschool, and after school programs for their children.

Why Give—Advocacy

We advocate for quality early learning care & education for all children throughout central Ohio.

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