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A message from First 5 LA Executive Director, Kim Belshé
On Thursday, November 13, 2014, the First 5 LA Board of Commissioners approved our 2015-2020 Strategic Plan, "Focusing on the Future." This Plan guides the work of First 5 LA for the next five years as it works together with parents, community members and like-minded organizations to realize an Los Angeles County where all children enter kindergarten ready to succeed in school and in life.
Click here to read a message from First 5 LA Executive Director, Kim Belshé about First 5 LA’s new Plan.