Category: Outreach

Early Care and Education Map for Denver Launched

A new resource is now available to help funders, policymakers, advocates and early care and education providers better understand where quality, licensed early care and education resources are located relative to where young children live. The Early Care and Education …

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Get to Know Us: Jessica Franklin, Grants Coordinator

As a member of the Development Team for the Colorado Children’s Campaign, Jessica is responsible for securing funds through grant writing and research. Prior to joining the Children’s Campaign in July 2016, Jessica worked for a nonprofit youth mentoring and …

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Apply to Serve on Education Standards Review Committee

The Colorado Department of Education is seeking community members to advise the review and revision of the Colorado Academic Standards. Diverse stakeholders are needed to serve as committee members in each of 10 content areas, English language proficiency, personal financial …

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Thoughts on TABOR? Let the Denver Post know!

This Sunday’s edition of The Denver Post’s Perspective section will be dedicated to the Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights (TABOR), which was adopted by Colorado voters 25 years ago. The Post is asking for your opinion on how well TABOR is …

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Health spending lower than projected before the Affordable Care Act

Federal spending on health is projected to be less than it would have been without health reform, according to estimates from the Congressional Budget Office released this week. The projections show that federal health spending — including the costs of …

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CCMU to release graphic novel: Waiting for Health Equity

The Colorado Coalition for the Medically Underserved will release a new education campaign, Waiting for Health Equity, live on Facebook on Wednesday, Feb. 22 at 10:30 a.m. Using graphic novels and supplemental materials, the project explores the root causes of …

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Get to know us: Kathy Dewald, Executive Assistant & Human Resources Manager

Kathy is the Executive Assistant / Human Resources Manager for the Children’s Campaign. She serves as the Executive Assistant to the Children’s Campaign President & CEO, Kelly Causey.  She is responsible for the day-to-day office operations of the Children’s Campaign …

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Register today for 2017 Speak Up for Kids!

Registration for our March 22 Speak Up for Kids Day at the Capitol is now open. Visit www.bit.ly/SPEAKUP17 for more information and to register today! Our annual advocacy day at the Colorado State Capitol, in partnership with Clayton Early Learning …

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Get to Know Us: Katie Creedon, It’s About Kids (IAK) Network Manager

Katie Creedon manages the It’s About Kids (IAK) Network, the Children’s Campaign’s grassroots advocacy network. She is responsible for connecting with and providing resources to IAK leaders and communities statewide regarding policy issues affecting Colorado’s kids. Prior to joining the …

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#SavetheData: Protecting Access to Critical Information on Child Well-Being

Good data are indispensable for making good policy decisions. Reliable data—and particularly data that can be disaggregated to show disparities in access to good schools, healthy foods, and other things that kids need to get off to a healthy start …

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