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Early Childhood Alliance

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Early Childhood Alliance is a day care center based in Fort Wayne, IN that was founded in 1953. As of 2019 they had $7.4 million in revenue and $3.9 million in assets.

To build better futures for young children by promoting and providing quality early childhood education and services for families, early childhood professionals and the community.

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Program areas at Early Childhood Alliance

Child care was provided from 6 am to 6 pm weekdays for 434 children in 2018. The nationally recognized high scope curriculum was utilized. More than 85% of the children came from low-income or at risk families. In addition to the direct services revenue shown above, eca received federal grant monies, community grants, and contributions to fund this program.

Early childhood alliance impacted 40,110 children in northern Indiana in 2018 through child care resource and referral, family engagement, learning centers, and the child & adult care food program (cacfp). Child care resource and referral impacted 35,571 children, starting with 1,037 calls from families seeking child care options that impacted children. Eca provided enhanced services to families with infants and toddlers, and families of children with special needs. In addition, 898 child care providers were assisted by eca during 2018, with 399 participating in 118 individual trainings. Eca received state grant monies to fund this program.

The food program monitors and reimburses 188 family child care homes with 2739 children and 9 child care centers with 695 children, who prepare nutritionally balanced meals and snacks for children in 16 northern Indiana counties. Early childhood alliance received federal grant monies to fund this program and disbursed over 2 million in reimbursements to home child care providers who participated in the program.

Form 990s for Early Childhood Alliance

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Aug 2, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Jun 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Aug 16, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Aug 22, 2016990View PDF
2014-12Aug 5, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Early Childhood Alliance

Total grants, contributions, etc.$5,477,833
Program services$1,931,149
Investment income and dividends$18,037
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-16,270
Net income from fundraising events$-3,799
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$5,140
Total revenues$7,412,090

Vendors for Early Childhood Alliance

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-04-02
█████ ████ ███ ██████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2019-06-03
█████████ ████████Software2018-09-09
███████ ████ ███ █████ ███████Investment management2016-12-31
██████ █████ ███ ███████ ████Audit accounting2016-12-31

Personnel at Early Childhood Alliance

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Madeleine BakerChief Executive Officer ( Chief Executive Officer$103,953Dec. 31, 2018
Teresa MillerChief Operating Officer-Dec. 6, 2017
████ █████Chief Financial Officer$12,680Aug. 2, 2019
████████ ██████████████Chief Communications Officer-Dec. 6, 2017
████ ███████████Past Chief Financial Officer$12,322Dec. 31, 2018
████ ███████President$0Dec. 31, 2018
████████ ███████Vice President$0Dec. 31, 2018
███████ █████████Treasurer$0Dec. 31, 2018
███ █████Secretary$0Dec. 31, 2018
████████ ████████████President$0Dec. 31, 2016
...and three more key personnel

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