Where your giving goes
The Ounce is the leading early childhood development organization – putting theory into practice through a multidisciplinary approach embedded in research, policy and practice.
Your gift gives us the ability to:
Deliver and support best-in-class programs for children and families from before birth through age 5.
Educate and activate local, state and federal decision-makers to make our systems work for all families.
Build the evidence-base for high-quality early childhood experiences through rigorous evaluation and research.
Innovate and scale solutions that train and develop the early childhood workforce.
The Ounce is proud to have received the highest rankings from the nation’s most reputable charity evaluators. Learn more about our charitable ratings, or view our financial information.