Funding Opportunities

LOI for Child Care Management Software System for Family Child Care

First 5 Ventura County is currently soliciting Letters of Interest to identify qualified entities to support and implement a two year Child Care Management Software Pilot, beginning on or around April 1, 2021.

To be considered, a Letter of Interest must be received by 5:00 pm on Monday, January 11, 2021 via email to: assistant@first5ventura.org. Late responses will not be considered. Any questions may also be submitted to assistant@first5ventura.org.

Child Care Management Software System LOI information and application (PDF)

Child Care Management Software System LOI information and application (MS Word)

 

Community Investment Loan Fund

The Community Investment Loan Fund is a partnership between First 5 Ventura County and the Economic Development Collaborative (EDC). It provides below-market financing for developing licensed quality child care and preschool facilities for Ventura County children. Loans may be used for the planning, construction, expansion and rehabilitation of new or existing licensed childcare and preschool centers. For more information about the EDCs loan programs, please contact Marvin Boateng at (805) 384-1800 x9158 or Marvin.Boateng@edc-vc.com.

EDC General Loan Information

EDC Early Childhood Education Initiative Information