Extra Love When You Need It Most

Extra Love When You Need It Most!

Love. Support. Empower.

Founded by two graduate NICU mommas with a passion to bring more light and love to families who are experiencing a NICU journey or life afterwards, Early Bird Foundation, Inc. is all about building community, spreading awareness and meeting needs.

Our organization relies fully on our wonderful support community to help meet our mission and makes lives easier for families going through a tough experience. Whether it be volunteering time, donating funds, or simply following along and spreading the word about what we are doing, we thank you for being here and for making a difference.

Volunteer With Us.

Interested in giving your time to EBF? We have several volunteer positions available for those with and without past NICU experience! Click below to fill out our volunteer application for more information on positions you may be interested in!



A NICU journey comes with many financial burdens on a family, at EBF we know first hand the added strain that can cause during an already stressful time. The program goal is to help meet family specific needs through this program as funding allows.

Need Assistance?

If you are a current NICU parent with a baby in one of the three Lexington hospital NICUs and you have a specific financial need that is going unmet, please fill out an application through the link below and you will hear from us within 72 hours.

Current or Expecting NICU Family- Can we visit you?

If you or a loved one are interested in a one on one visit from an experienced graduate NICU Parent, please email lyndsey.lewis@earlybirdfoundationky.org to set up a visit.

Individual visits include delivery of a NICU Family Care Package.

Early Bird Foundation, inc.

This organization is a 501C3 tax-exempt public charity registered with the IRS. All donations are tax deductible. EIN: 82-3458183

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