KidsFlash Blog

Our KidsFlash blog helps child advocates and policymakers stay up to date on the latest child wellbeing news around the state. In our weekly newsletter, you can find data and research on child health, early childhood learning and development, K-12 education, and more. During the legislative session, KidsFlash also serves as a resource to help 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 you need to make a difference in the lives of Colorado's children. 

Election 2020: Vote NO on 116 and 117

2020 Ballot Measure photo
Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: October 2, 2020

Last month, we shared that the Children’s Campaign is supporting proposition EE – and urged you to vote yes to increase the tax on smoking and vaping products to fund affordable housing, public health, and universal preschool. 

Learn more about Colorado’s 2020 ballot initiatives!

Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: October 2, 2020

As we get closer to November, a lot of attention will be on the political races at the top of the ballot. However, it’s just as important that child advocates understand the role they play in shaping public policy by being informed on the issues at the bottom of the ballot too.