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  • The Children's Board invests in partnerships and quality programs to support the success of all children and families in Hillsborough County.
  • The Children's Board of Hillsborough County has served children and families for 30 years by granting funding for programs and services.
  • Your Children's Board devotes 86% of each dollar to direct services for children in Hillsborough County.
  • Children's Board grants are awarded through a competitive process and are evaluated on a regular basis to ensure positive impact and fiscal responsibility.
  • The Children's Board invests dollars to fund a wide variety of programs designed to help children lead a healthy, safe, and productive life. And that, makes a difference for all residents of Hillsborough County.

Racial Equity Investment Committee Report on Community Conversations. Click here to learn more!

Rental and Electric Assistance for Hillsborough County Residents. Click here to learn more!

Eviction Resources for children and families, please click here to learn more information

Children’s Board April 2021 Newsletter

Check out The Children’s Board April 2021 Newsletter! Read a special spring time message from our Executive Director and see some of the activities our funded agencies have been providing for children and families.

Click the link to learn about all of the exciting things going on for children and families in our community. https://conta.cc/3rNA8rX

Children’s Board 2020 Town Hall Report, Click here to view the report. 2020 CommunityTown Hall Report

What’s New

Thank you Quality Early Education System (QEES) for the 2019-2020 video– showcasing the amazing work QEES is doing in Hillsborough County.  

Public Service Announcement: 

Hillsborough County lost three infants to drowning recently — Accidental drowning is the leading cause of preventable death for kids under the age of five.  Babies, toddlers, and children can drown when adults take their eyes off of them for as little as 20 seconds–even if they are nowhere near a pool.  Learn how to keep your kids safe by watching the video below and visiting www.preventneedlessdeaths.com.  Taking the appropriate steps can keep kids safe from accidental drownings:


Balancing Act Segment – Learn & Play Greater Tampa and Children’s Board Family Resource Centers

The Children’s Board of Hillsborough County on The Balancing Act “WTTA MyNetwork Channel 38” sharing the fantastic work of our funded programs Learn & Play Tampa Bay and the Children’s Board Family Resources Centers. We are proud of the work these programs are doing to improve the lives of children and families in Hillsborough County every day.


Dedication Video to Doretha Wynn Edgecomb
Doretha Wynn Edgecomb Children’s Board
Family Resource Center in Temple Terrace

Children’s Board Fiscal Year 2020 Annual Report

We would like to thank our Board of Directors for their vision and support, the Children’s Board staff for their dedication to our mission, and, our funded providers for their hard work and unwavering commitment to our local children and families.  We couldn’t be more proud of our collective impact. FY2020 Annual Report2020 Annual Report

For the past 30 years, the Children’s Board has been investing in our most precious resource, our children. This video celebrates our history, addresses challenges our community is currently facing and looks into the future

“It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men”

– Frederick Douglass

CBHC Twitter Feed

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RT @GlazerMuseum: Plant City friends! Starting today, July 16, you can enjoy Pop Up Play by Glazer Children's Museum at the new Children's…

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Contact Us

Children's Board of Hillsborough County
1002 East Palm Avenue
Tampa, FL 33605
Phone: 813-229-2884
Fax: 813-228-8122

Email: info@childrensboard.org

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