Mission & Purpose

Mission

We recognize the fundamental impact early learning has on the health & well being of our community.

The Business & Leadership Institute for Early Learning (BLI) is committed to building a platform where private and public business leaders, public policy decision makers and early learning childcare center and home based business owners, operators and educators gather and explore the business of the childcare industry and its ability to provide quality early learning given the current industry climate, the struggle for profitability within socio-economic realities and the independent center and home based owners’ business acumen.

Purpose

We aim for every child to have every opportunity.

The Business & Leadership Institute for Early Learning (BLI) is committed to exploring the industry of early learning childcare center and home based businesses.  Its purpose is to determine the business owner’s capacity to deliver quality education and care, given their business acumen and current industry circumstances, and help them work towards a sustainable business with increased revenues.  We look to empower providers as business professionals who are building healthy sustainable businesses and engaging the greater business community as equals.

The BLI:

“Solving a problem is hard enough; it gets that much harder if you’ve decided beforehand it can’t be done.”― Steven D. Levitt, Think Like a Freak