Why a Sonoma County ballot measure for kids?
90% of brain development happens by age 5; early traumas, child abuse & homelessness can have lifelong impacts.
Only 20% of Sonoma County children are ready to succeed when they start kindergarten
Sonoma County child care providers & early educators deserve to earn a living wage, but most struggle to make ends meet.
Child care and preschool are unaffordable for most working parents and supply is Sonoma County scarce, especially for infants and toddlers.