Estes Valley Investment in Childhood Success is a non-profit (501c3), community
service agency dedicated to promoting and supporting quality early childhood
care and education in the Estes Park area.
EVICS is funded in part by the Town of Estes Park, through a partnership with
Early Childhood Council of Larimer County (ECCLC). Our collaboration with
ECCLC links Estes Park to the early care and education system of the greater
county, providing critical professional and technical support to local early
childhood programs. EVICS supports parents as the child’s first and best
teacher. Services include parent education, resources, referrals and support.
The mission and outreach of EVICS is guided by a local volunteer Board of
Directors, and day-to-day operations are managed by an agency Director.
through the EVICS Scholarship Program, to Estes Park families who
demonstrate financial need and for whom other funding sources are not
Free resource and referral services for parents and guardians of young children seeking child care or
preschool in the Estes Valley
Public education and presentations to local community service organizations and clubs. Research
proves that by investing in early childhood success we can give children the
skills they need to be successful in school and life, ultimately preventing
numerous societal problems. Contact EVICS for a presentation for your
To promote and support quality early childhood care and education for the
children and families of the Estes Valley area.
Lesta Johnson – President
Katie Bobowski – Treasurer
Lonnie Erskine – Secretary
We thank our generous supporters who have invested in Estes Park Children: