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Don’t Forget: 2017 KIDS COUNT in Colorado! Community Discussions

As part of our work to ensure every chance for every child in Colorado, the Children’s Campaign is planning a 2017 KIDS COUNT in Colorado! report focused on racial and ethnic equity in child well-being. In an effort to present …

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Colorado Springs to Grand Junction: Bringing KIDS COUNT in Colorado! to a Community Near You

The annual KIDS COUNT in Colorado! tour has begun with staff from the Colorado Children’s Campaign traveling to Colorado Springs, Greeley, Grand Junction, Montrose, and Glenwood Springs to present local data from the 2014 KIDS COUNT in Colorado! report in …

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Lunch and Learn Series Ends with Focus on new KIDS COUNT data

The Children’s Campaign ended our 2014 Lunch and Learn series on a great note this week with a 2014 KIDS COUNT in Colorado! presentation at the Capitol. Legislators and partners joined us following the morning release of KIDS COUNT in …

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KIDS COUNT in Colorado! Released Today

  The Colorado Children’s Campaign and Gov. Hickenlooper released the 2014 edition of KIDS COUNT in Colorado! today with dozens of children and child advocates. The report was unveiled at a press conference at the Capitol with lawmakers, state leaders …

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Join Us Monday for the Release of KIDS COUNT

Please join the Colorado Children’s Campaign and Gov. John Hickenlooper on Monday for the release of the 2014 edition of KIDS COUNT in Colorado! We’ll gather in the South Foyer of the Colorado State Capitol at 10:30 a.m. with legislators, partners, …

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Increasing Access to Quality Childhood Experiences Subject of This Week’s Lunch and Learn

The Children’s Campaign hosted the third event in our annual Lunch and Learn series this week, focusing on the importance of early development and access to quality learning experiences for young children. Children are born learning and they learn in …

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Save the Date: Release of 2014 KIDS COUNT in Colorado!

We’re excited to announce that the 2014 edition of KIDS COUNT in Colorado! will be released in a news conference with Gov. John Hickenlooper at the Colorado State Capitol at 10:30 a.m. March 24. Please stay tuned to KidsFlash for …

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KIDS COUNT Success Story: Overcoming a Food Desert in Campo

Campo is a prime example of a “food desert,” where access to fresh food is not always an option. The tiny southeast Colorado town’s closest Wal-Mart is three hours away in the nearest big city—Amarillo, Texas. For Campo families, fresh …

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KIDS COUNT Success Story: Montrose: Learning Starts Early with Healthy Breakfast in Montrose

The lumps were quickly smoothed out of the school breakfast program at Pomona Elementary School in Montrose last year. Shortly after offering all 411 students free breakfast each day in their first class, many teachers, leaders and custodians who had …

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KIDS COUNT Success Story: Ensuring Kids Get the Health Care They Need, When They Need It In Pueblo

More Colorado children are covered with health insurance than ever before, thanks in part to recent expansions of public health insurance. However, some 2,700 kids are still uninsured in Pueblo County, often because families don’t know they’re eligible for Medicaid …

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