In the realm of early childhood development, a dedicated workforce is crucial. First 5 Fox Valley (F5FV) recognizes this and actively participates in the National Center for Early Childhood Workforce Development (NCECWD). As part of a national cohort examining wage scales and policy efforts, F5FV plays a pivotal role in advocating for the well-being and fair compensation of early childhood professionals.

Their involvement in NCECWD aligns with the broader Child Care Alliance work, emphasizing their commitment to enhancing the early childhood workforce. Through their advocacy and leadership, F5FV contributes to creating a more sustainable and rewarding environment for those who play a crucial role in nurturing young minds.