Get Involved

Increase your advocacy for young children by serving on the Governing Board or on an Affiliate committee, or volunteer for a special event.

Send Thank you letters to President Obama   Please take a look at This Request letter from NAEYC to send thank you messages to President Obama, preferably along with some children's art, to thank him for including significant new funding proposals in the budget he just sent to Congress. NOW is the crucial time for us to keep up momentum behind the President's enormous potential investment in early learning. We need all hard copy letters received at NAEYC Headquarters by April 29 to Kayleigh Rogers-Torres, NAEYC 1313 L St. NW, Washington DC, 20005 or you can email your letters to [email protected]. Even if you only have a few minutes, please e-mail your message to NAEYC at [email protected],and they will print and deliver it for you. For more information please check This NAEYC Page



DCAEYC 2012 Board Election Ballot Please cast your vote for:  Board President, Secretary, and the new Members-at-Large You can either download:the PDF ballot, print it, fill it out by hand, and mail it to DCAEYC, or the Word ballot, open it in Microsoft Word to fill it out, and then e-mail it to DCAEYC as an attachment The mail and e-mail addresses are on the ballot. Please vote on or before the DCAEYC Annual Meeting on December 6th, 2011 All Absentee ballots are due by December 5th, 2011. 

Current Governing Board Openings

Governing Board members must be current DCAEYC members. DCAEYC  is accepting nominees for 2012 Board Members: Secretary, President and Member-at-large If you are interested in becoming part of the board, Please click on the nomination form due by Oct 30th, 2011

2012 Board Nomiation Form or E-mail us at [email protected] for a form to be e-mailed to you.



Interested in joining a committee? Please select from the followings and e-mail us at [email protected]


Nominations and Elections Committee 

Ensure fidelity with DCAEYC's Policy and Procedures regarding nominations for Governing Board positions and annual elections. Outreach to general membership for open Member-at-Large positions. Create a ballot and oversee the election process at DCAEYC's Annual Meeting.

Finance Committee

Ensure fidelity with DCAEYC's Policy and Procedures regarding formation of the annual budget, as well as maintain and review the annual budget throughout the fiscal year to ensure projections match actual spending and income.


Communication and Outreach Committee

To increase our membership by outreaching the early childhood community. To promote the association and its mission through communication with members.

Events Committee

We would welcome members' help with DCAEYC events including, the meet and Greet, the Week of the Young Child, and the Pamper the Provider. Members can help plan events, put together goodie bags or secure donations from local businesses, help set up or take down the space, create advertising, or assist during the event. Please e-mail us at [email protected]  for more information.


Meetings, Trainings, and Events

Tuesday, Sep 26 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Thursday Nov 9 - Saturday Nov 11
Wednesday Nov 15 - Saturday Nov 18
Tuesday, Nov 28 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Upcoming Events

Please visit our Events page and view our Calendar to see upcoming events and trainings hosted by DCAEYC.  


We value our members opinions and feed backs. Please fill up DCAEYC Survey Form and e-mail it to [email protected]This form will also be available at our Events!!

Past Events Photos