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Sustaining, improving, and expanding early learning and care facilities in California.​
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Sustaining, improving, and expanding early learning and care facilities in California.

Create equitable change with us to improve the lives of families and children!

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Check the latest news about early learning and care infrastructure in California.

 

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Early Learning Facilities in California

1 %
ECE Sites

80% of licensed ECE sites in California need moderate renovations*

 

 

1 %
Since 2008

Since 2008, the state lost 30% of licensed family child care spaces. In 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic exacerbated the problem of limited spaces.

 

1 %
CA Children

60% of California’s children live in a child care desert*

 

*Source: Manship, K. and Muenchow, S. (2020). Early Childhood Facilities: What Research Tells Us. California For all Kids Knowledge Brief.

 

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about us

Build Up California is a statewide network dedicated to sustaining, improving, and expanding the supply of early learning facilities.

 

Our Work

Our work

Leaders collaborate and together we are transforming support system for ECE facilities in California.