Build UP San Mateo County's
Response to COVID-19

When COVID-19 began affecting the ECE community, Build Up SMC was quick to respond.

Please view this page of our past and current efforts to aid in the COVID-19 response.

Watch the video to the left to hear testimony from Robin, whose grant from the Child Care Relief Fund through San Mateo County Strong supported access to more spaces at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Highlights of our work

it takes a village

The story of how San Mateo County's early learning community formed a COVID-19 Child Care Response Team.

CCRT Reflections

Since March 2020, a group pf early care and education leaders worked together to achieve the following results found in the CCRT Wrap-Up.

We collaborated with
Assembly member mullin To
thank child care providers

Build Up SMC Director, Christine Padilla
was featured in critical conversations
on funding child care locally