KidsFlash Blog

Our KidsFlash blog helps child advocates and policymakers stay up to date on the latest child well-being news from the Colorado State Capitol and around the state. Find data and research on child health, early childhood education and development, K-12 education, and more. Track important legislation and policies affecting Colorado's kids. Get the inside scoop on the Children's Campaign's outreach efforts - including information on important fundraising and advocacy events, as well as efforts being undertaken by the It's About Kids and Circle of Friends networks. The KidsFlash blog is your connection to the resources and information your need to make a difference in the lives of Colorado's children.

Thank you for a successful Colorado Gives Day!

Classrooms at Clayton Early Learning in Denver
Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: December 8, 2017

We are grateful for your investment in our work and humbled by your generosity. With your support we are able to continue our charge to provide every chance for every child.

Lunch with Maria from Sesame Street—get your tickets now

Lunch with Maria from Sesame Street—get your tickets now
Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: September 8, 2017

Tickets are now on available for our 2017 Annual Luncheon featuring Sonia Manzano, who portrayed Maria on Sesame Street for more than 30 years. Click here to secure your seat—or table—while you still can. This event will sell out!

Incoming! Watch your mailbox for our Annual Luncheon invite

Incoming! Watch your mailbox for our Annual Luncheon invite
Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: September 1, 2017

Keep an eye out for our Annual Luncheon invitations in your mailbox. If you don’t receive one soon, or would like some to send to friends and family, please contact Annie Slothower at annie@coloradokids.org or 303-620-4539. Thanks for your support!

ICYMI: We’re hiring a development director

ICYMI: We’re hiring a development director
Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: July 21, 2017

The Colorado Children’s Campaign is looking for a dynamic and experienced development professional to lead our development team to the next level. We’re looking for candidates with experience creating and executing development plans and leading a strong team of professionals. We have skilled staff, supportive […]

We’re hiring a new development director

We’re hiring a new development director
Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: July 14, 2017

The Colorado Children’s Campaign is looking for a dynamic and experienced development professional to lead our development team to the next level. We’re looking for candidates with experience creating and executing development plans and leading a strong team of professionals. We have skilled staff, supportive […]

Schedule Your Colorado Gives Day Donation Today

Schedule Your Colorado Gives Day Donation Today
Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: December 2, 2016

We had a great time this week at the Colorado Gives Day rally on the West Steps of the Colorado State Capitol. Sponsored by ColoradoGives.org and FirstBank, the Dec. 6 donation event offers 24 hours to give where you live. Please consider supporting our work […]

We’ll See You Wednesday at Our Annual Luncheon

We’ll See You Wednesday at Our Annual Luncheon
Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: December 2, 2016

Thank you for helping us sell out our Annual Luncheon featuring Wes Moore! If you purchased seats, please send the names of your guests to Annie Slothower so we can quickly check everyone in before the event starts at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Seawell […]

Early Bird Rates Extended for Annual Luncheon!

Early Bird Rates Extended for Annual Luncheon!
Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: November 11, 2016

Many of us have been caught up in election news for the past few weeks, so we thought you could use a bit more time to take advantage of our early bird prices for the 2016 Annual Luncheon. Buy before Nov. 16 to save and […]