Embattled Child Care Nonprofit 4Cs Breaks Rules Yet Again with Late Payments to Contractors

Last month, 4Cs failed to pay its child care providers on time, violating the terms of their state grants and putting payees in a tough spot.

State Regulators Poised to Defund Embattled Child Care Nonprofit

A scathing audit convinced the California Department of Education to find a more scrupulous contractor than 4Cs to manage $40 million in grants.

State Audit Reveals Startling Abuses at 4Cs, Silicon Valley’s Largest Child Care Nonprofit

A scathing new report found that 4Cs child care nonprofit mismanaged state grants and caused undue financial hardship for countless families.

Child Care Nonprofit Allegedly Mismanaged Employee Pensions

The 4C Council child care nonprofit is under fire once again—this time for allegedly cheating employees out of retirement benefits.

Director of Embattled Child Care Nonprofit 4C Council Steps Down Amid Five Ongoing Audits

After 45 years at the helm of Silicon Valley’s largest publicly funded child care agency, the head of 4Cs has called it quits. But the audits go on.

State-Funded Child Care Agency 4C Council Placed Under Audit

Dramatic operating losses and reports of pension mismanagement have prompted a state audit of the 4C Council.

County’s Top Taxpayer-Funded Child Care Provider Clams Up over Missing Pension Payments

A pension freeze is only the latest sign of dysfunction at the 4C Council child care provider, the South Bay’s largest publicly funded nonprofit.