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.