Category: Outreach

Announcing KIDS COUNT in Colorado!: A Letter from Kelly Causey, President and CEO

Thank you to everyone who joined us at our release event at the Capitol this week—we appreciate your support. Dear friends, KIDS COUNT in Colorado! is a bit different this year. The first thing you might notice is all of …

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Get to know us: Angelique Smith

In her role as coordinator of the Colorado Children’s Campaign Outreach and Policy events Coordinator, Angelique is proud to have an opportunity to support advocacy and awareness efforts that promote the well-being of every Colorado child. As a Denver native, …

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The social media images for KIDS COUNT 2017


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Colorado Equity in Early Childhood statement on early childhood discipline legislation

Students facing the most barriers to success need every chance to succeed—especially in the crucial early years. We know that all educators, parents and community members want school discipline policies that are thoughtful, effective and just. We know from data …

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Get to Know Us: Annie Slothower

As a member of the Development Team for the Colorado Children’s Campaign, Annie is responsible for administrative support and coordination of development activities, including logistical coordination and execution of signature fundraising events. After being a part of the Campaign in …

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Time running out for federal CHIP funding

Funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP, known as Child Health Plan Plus or CHP+ in Colorado), will expire in September unless Congress takes action. During this time of uncertainty for children’s health coverage due to recent proposals in …

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Get to know Us: Stephanie Perez-Carrillo

Stephanie is a Policy Analyst at the Colorado Children’s Campaign. Prior to joining us, she worked as a Public Policy Fellow at The Women’s Foundation of Colorado where she found her love and passion for policy work. Before diving into …

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School Health Professional Grant 2017 Q&A Webinar

The Colorado Children’s Campaign was proud to join with numerous other partners in support of SB 17-068 [Todd/Singer] to allow elementary schools to participant existing grant programs that expand access to counselors, nurses, and other school health professionals.  The bill …

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Seeking maternal mental health evaluator

The Ben and Lucy Ana Walton Fund of the Walton Family Foundation (the Fund) is seeking an evaluation expert to assist the Fund in implementing a multi-tiered evaluation process for their Maternal Mental Health Initiative. The ideal partner will have …

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Mark your calendars for the release of 2017 KIDS COUNT in Colorado! We’ll gather at 8 a.m. April 27 in the Old Supreme Court Chambers to release our annual report on child well-being in Colorado.  This year’s special focus will …

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