2024 All-Star Hometown Hero Spotlight

Columbus Early Learning Centers

Gina Ginn, Chief Executive Officer

Columbus Early Learning Centers (CELC) is the oldest early education and care provider in the Midwest. Founded in 1886, CELC has been committed to supporting Columbus’ children and families by providing education to children 6 weeks to 5 years old through year-round, all-day programming at education and care centers, home-visit programs and familial support.

“Columbus Early Learning Centers envisions and strives for a Columbus community where all children, birth through pre-kindergarten, has access to a high-quality early learning experience, regardless of their zip code or economic status. We are grateful for the MLS community’s support to highlight CELC’s important work in Central Ohio.”

— Gina Ginn
Gina Ginn, CEO for Columbus Early Learning Centers