The purpose of the Events Committee is to create and implement events to build a stronger governance board and improve the ELC’s
presence in the community. This committee was originally organized as an Ad Hoc Committee under the Board of Directors. Archived Agenda/Minutes can be found under  Governance – Board of Directors tab.

Events Committee Chair:
Marshall Bower

Meetings

July 14, 2022
8:00 am
September 22, 2022
8:00 am

Oasis Restaurant, 2260 Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd, Fort Myers

Coalition News: Hurricane Ian

In response to Hurricane Ian, the Early Learning Coalition of SWFL is dedicated to providing information and assistance to childcare providers of Collier, Glades, Hendry and Lee Counties.

School Readiness Providers:  School Readiness reimbursements for September are anticipated to be released on schedule.  If you are able to log into the Provider Portal, please record facility closures for September and submit your attendance.  Payment will NOT be delayed if you are not able to access the portal due to loss of power or internet.

VPK Providers:  VPK Advance has been processed for all providers contracted for advance payments.  VPK reimbursements for September are anticipated to be released on schedule.  If you are able to log into the Provider Portal, please record facility closures for September and submit your attendance.  Payment will NOT be delayed if you are not able to access the portal due to loss of power or internet.

Click HERE for instructions on recording temporary closures in the Statewide Provider Portal.

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