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The Purpose of Membership

Founded in 2009, our purpose is to be a place where all early childhood professionals can share knowledge, resources, and best-practices to benefit the growth and education of young children.

Early childhood programs and their teams are committed to every child’s well-being by providing the highest quality of care and education.

ECIC members are organized to provide a collective presence in Northwest Arkansas  Our objectives as a collective body are to:

  • Educate the community about the importance of high quality care and education
  • Build a core of community support for the benefit of young children
  • Stimulate change that positively impacts young children and their families
  • Support colleagues in the quality accreditation process

Become a member of the Early Childhood Initiatives Center (ECIC) to support high-quality early childhood education and care to lay a strong foundation in order for a child to achieve their full potential in life.