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Elgin Partnership Partners and Board Members

Elgin Partnership is supported by cross-sector partners in Illinois who are committed to preparing the children of our community to be successful in school and in life. Click on partners to access their websites. Logo denotes EPEL Executive Board Member. 

Advocate Sherman Hospital   Board Member Fran Teti-Teal

Alignment Collaborative for Education

Altrusa of Elgin

Amita Health St. Joseph Hospital

Aunt Martha's Health Network Home Visiting

Bartlett Park District Preschool

Bartlett Public Library

Bethlehem Child Development Center

Blue Kangaroo Laundry

Boys and Girls Club of Elgin 

Building Families Together 

Centre of Elgin Preschool

Centro de Información

Chamberlain Educational Associates   Board Member Patricia Chamberlain

Children of America Child Care

City of Elgin  Board Member Karina Nava 

Community Organizing and Family Issues (COFI)

Community Crisis Center

Corbella Clinic



Easterseals DuPage & Fox Valley 

Elgin Academy

Elgin Area Chamber of Commerce

Elgin Community College  Board Member Rodrigo Lopez 

Elgin Community College Early Childhood Lab School

Elgin Hispanic Network

Elgin Police Department
Elgin Township Funder 

Erikson Institute

Family Focus 

Food For Greater Elgin
Gail Borden Public Library   Board Member Jennifer Bueche    

Girl Scouts of Northern Illinois

Grand Victoria Foundation Funder    

Greater Elgin Family Care Center

Hamilton Wings

Harvest Christian Academy

Highland Christian Academy Preschool

iGrow Illinois

Illinois Action for Children

Illinois Department of Human Services

Illinois Governor's Office of Early Childhood Development 

Ivy Academy

Jerri Hoffman Center/Children's Home and Aid

JetXpress Laundry

Kane County AOK Network
Kane County Health Department  Board Member Michael Issacson 

Kane County Regional Office of Education

Kids Above All (ChildServ)

Kids First Pediatric Dentistry Elgin and Skokie

KinderCare Bowes Road South Elgin

KinderCare Brewster Bartlett

KinderCare Main Lane 

KinderCare South Street

KinderCare Spring Street

Kiwanis Club of Elgin

Law Office of Steffen & Kelly, P.C.

Learning Tree East 

Learning Tree West

Little Royals Preschool at Larkin High School
Next Generation Pediatrics Board Member Dr. Jennifer Schening 

Northern Illinois Food Bank

One Hope United Elgin Child and Family Resource Center

Poplar Creek Public Library Streamwood

SCARCE (School and Community Assistance for Recycling and Composting Education)
School District U-46  Funder and Board Member      

South Elgin Parks & Recreation Preschool

Streamwood Parks and Rec 

Streamwood Park District Preschool

Summit Early Learning

The Goddard School

The Learning Experience

The Ivy Academy

Two Rivers Head Start

U-46 Parents as Teacher

United Way Metro Chicago Funder

VNA Health Care Board Member Irma Figueroa    

VNA Healthy Families

Well Child Center

Women on the Brink

YMCA Taylor Branch
YWCA Elgin   Board Member Co-Chair Kris Young 

YWCA Metropolitan Chicago

If you are interested in partnering to work towards EPEL's Mission and Vision of Having All Children ready for Kindergarten, please email