Tighten Vaccine Opt-Out Rules: HB 14-1288 (Pabon/Aguilar) had its second and final hearing in the Senate Committee on State, Military and Veteran Affairs Wednesday, but no vote was taken. We expect the committee to vote on the bill early next week. Click here to write a letter to urge your senator to vote YES on this important public health measure. It’s About Kids Network Leader Don Parsons from Summit County joined several parents, pediatricians, public health experts and advocates who testified in support of the bill.
We invite you and your kiddos to join us for the Colorado Shops for Kids Kickoff Event at Heloise in Cherry Creek North at 300 University Blvd, Denver, Tuesday, April 29, 2014 from 4-7pm. Purchase a Colorado Shops for Kids book and get a jump on your shopping while taking advantage of the incredible savings offered at Heloise. Also, nibble on delicious appetizers, delight in sweet treats donated by Sugarlicious and sip wine compliments of 5280 Shops all while enjoying a night of great shopping.
2014 Circle of Friends Membership Tea
The Circle of Friends Membership Tea is a springtime tradition which brings awareness to children's issues and provides an opportunity for women to learn more about the mission of the Colorado Children's Campaign. In addition, the Membership Tea is an important fundraiser that provides a social occasion for more than 200 guests to discuss opportunities for volunteering and supporting the organization.
When: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, April 24
Where: Private Residence in Cherry Creek Country Club
Tea attendance donation: $50 Friend, $100 Good Friend*, $300 Best Friend*
*Memberships at the Good Friend and Best Friend levels will be matched by an anonymous donor.
2014 Colorado Shops for Kids, May 1 to May 14
Save BIG while supporting Colorado kids. Colorado Shops for Kids is a shopping book offering amazing savings at Colorado’s premier retailers and restaurants. Experience savings of 25 to 30 percent off services or merchandise and other one-of-a kind special offers. Click here to purchase your books!
The 2014 Session of the Colorado General Assembly has begun. Follow all the action by signing up for KidsFlash or visiting KidsFlash News.
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