Ways to Give

Why Give to Us

Valley of the Sun Early Childhood Association is committed to changing the story for teachers, children and their families. By collaborating and engaging within the early education community and beyond, we not only raise the awareness of the importance of quality programs, but lead the way in putting research into practice.  We are committed to ending the cycle of poverty by laying the foundations for early literacy.

Imagine what we can do together.

Valley of the Sun was incorporated as an Arizona 501(c)(3) non-profit in 1974. We hold the Gold Standard at Charity Navigator. All gifts are tax deductible and you can donate through Amazon, PayPal or GOFUNDME without being charged fees.

We are honored to be chosen as an Amazon charity. With every purchase you make, Amazon donates a percentage to our programs. Free of processing fees and at the same great prices.
No FEES! Campaign Begins November 15, 2021

With PayPal Charities every contribution helps build a brighter future for children. Donate right now with PayPal Charities. Free of processing fees, 100% of your donation goes to our programs.

Every GOFUNDME contribution goes to build an outdoor library at Title I schools in Greater Phoenix. Free of processing fees, 100% of your donation goes to our programs.


  • DONATE YOUR TIME! Your time and talents are the most valuable resource we have. Every year we provide professional development events and spend time a few Saturdays during the school year transforming playgrounds. Your contact information with NEVER be shared with others. Yes, you can help too!


  • MAIL US A CHECK:

Valley of the Sun was incorporated as an Arizona 501(c)(3) non-profit in 1974. We hold the Gold Standard at Charity Navigator. All gifts are tax deductible. Valley of the Sun Early Childhood Association – 25150 North Pima Road, Scottsdale, Arizona 85255 EID: 23-7066420