Category: Outreach

You’re invited! Step Up for Kids Forum: Federal Policy Proposals and Potential Impacts for Colorado Kids

Join the Colorado Children’s Campaign, Colorado Fiscal Institute, and Rocky Mountain Children’s Law Center in partnership with Every Child Matters for a public forum on federal issues that impact kids in Colorado. How does the federal budget get created? How …

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Indigenous People’s Day

By Melissa Roybal The Children’s Campaign believes it is imperative that individuals from communities that have historically been impacted by centuries old policies be the voice of their communities in our collective fight for change. Melissa is a fifth generation …

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Can you tell me how to get… to our Annual Luncheon?

We hung out with some of our favorite monsters yesterday while filming the video for our annual luncheon. Join us on Nov. 1 and you’ll get the chance to hang out with one of our favorite Sesame Street actresses, Sonia …

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Advocate Spotlight: Why affordable quality child care matters

I feel very passionate about affordable quality child care for all in the workforce. Quality child care grants families peace of mind. The ability to know that your child is in a safe, clean, and structured environment is extremely important. …

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Save the date! Step Up for Kids Forum: Federal policy considerations and their potential impacts on Colorado kids

Join the Colorado Children’s Campaign, Colorado Fiscal Institute, and Rocky Mountain Children’s Law Center in partnership with Every Child Matters for a public forum on federal issues that impact kids in Colorado. What will happen since Congress allowed funding for …

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Speak Up for Kids Beyond Party Lines

People from all political parties play a role in supporting children and families to thrive in Colorado. Join us, Clayton Early Learning and Children’s Hospital Colorado at our October 23rd Speak Up for Kids training to learn more about early …

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IAK Leader Bev Thurber awarded the 2017 Joseph Jabaily Public Health Hero Award

Beverly Thurber, a long-time member of our It’s About Kids (IAK) network and a dedicated child advocate, was honored last week with the 2017 Joseph Jabaily Public Health Hero Award. Bev is Executive Director of the Early Childhood Council of …

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Call Congress and tell them to save kids’ health care!

As Congress continues its long debate on the Affordable Care Act, there is one thing they could and should do right now to ensure health coverage for kids and pregnant women. We’ve heard a lot about a bipartisan bill to …

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KIDS COUNT tour stops in Southwest Colorado

Last week our Children’s Campaign team traveled to Cortez, Durango and Alamosa to share how kids are doing in these communities through our KIDS COUNT in Colorado! report. In each presentation we discussed specific data about child well-being and were …

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We urge Congress to stand with Dreamers

The Colorado Children’s Campaign has joined more than 320 child and youth advocacy organizations in a letter to Congress expressing our support for the bipartisan Dream Act of 2017. The bill would provide lawful status and a path to citizenship …

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