About First Things First

Created by Arizona voters, First Things First partners with families and communities to help our state’s young children be ready for success in kindergarten and beyond.

Check out our blog for the latest news and info about First Things First

Read more about our mission, vision and history

Learn about FTF’s governance structure, our role in Arizona’s early childhood system, and our commitment to accountability and data-informed decision making

See a snapshot of our strategic investments in programs and strategies that help Arizona’s young kids be ready for school and set for life

Find out how First Things First works in collaboration with Arizona’s tribes and nations

Read stories of how programs funded by FTF make a difference for young children and families in communities across Arizona

Access our annual reports, biennial needs and assets reports, policy briefs, research reports, financial audits and more

View positions currently available at First Things First and contact information for our staff