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6302 E. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., Suite 100, Tampa, FL 33619
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The Early Learning Coalition of Hillsborough County (ELCHC) is a 501-C3 organization that specializes in the funding and delivery of quality early childhood care and education and after-school programs and services to the children and families of Hillsborough County.

We believe all children should have a quality early learning experience that is essential in building a successful future.


Early Learning Coalition of Hillsborough County (ELCHC) that all Hillsborough County children
will grow up in a safe, supportive, and nurturing environment where:

  • Their physical, social, emotional and intellectual health is a primary focus of attention at home and in the community.
  • Their families are supported in ways that promote good parenting.
  • Their families and caregivers are supported in promoting each individual child’s well-being and readiness to succeed in school and life.
Young boy with backpack holding building blocks spelling "School."

Supporting the Success of Children!

The Early Learning Coalition of Hillsborough County (ELCHC) supports the success of children from birth through 13 years of age by educating families about the importance of early learning experiences — both at home and in child care. Children are more likely to do better in school—and throughout life—when parents get involved with their early education, regardless of family income or background, so parent involvement in those early learning years is crucial to a child’s...

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