First 5 LA

First 5 LA is an independent public agency with a mission to support, promote and optimize early childhood. The organization is one of the state’s largest funders of children prenatal to age five and their families, having invested more than $2B since 1998.  Estimated revenue for FY 23/24 from Prop 10 is $53.9 million.  The organization is guided by a clear strategic focus on effective systems change to improve outcomes for children prenatal to five and their families; grounded in values that imbue their work together and alongside community; governed by a Board confident in First 5 LA’s strategic direction; and led by a team of mission-driven, passionate, adaptive, and capable professionals – First 5 LA’s greatest asset. 

More information about First 5 LA here.