Community Engagement


EPEL convenes a community of partners, schools, funders, and businesses to focus and align, our collective work and community vision of having all children ready for Kindergarten. It takes the whole community to support all children and families in creating better outcomes for their journey to Kindergarten.

Community Engagement includes building awareness of the importance of early learning through opportunities in the community like  "Language in the Laundromat," early learning  "Move, Play and Talk" park sites, and shared messaging of  "Give Me Fivein the first 2,000 days from birth to Kindergarten.

Language in the Laundromat

Move, Play and Talk Park Site

Learning On the Go Neighborhood Sites

Learning On the Go Sites


River's Landing Neighborhood

Give Me Five Messaging