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.

ACTION ALERT: Take action today to save CHIP

ACTION ALERT: Take action today to save CHIP
Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: December 1, 2017

This week, tens of thousands of Colorado families who use the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) in Colorado to access quality, affordable health care for their children were given notice that the program will end in January 2018 if Congress does not act to extend […]

Kelly has scheduled her Gives Day donation, have you?

Kelly Causey holding sign for Gives Day 2017
Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: December 1, 2017

Our President and CEO, Kelly Causey, has already scheduled her Colorado Gives Day donations to get ahead of the game next week. We hope you’ll consider adding the Colorado Children’s Campaign to your giving list on Tuesday, Dec. 5. Your support will help us make […]

Stephanie Perez-Carrillo selected for Emerging Equity Leaders fellowship

Stephanie Perez-Carrillo Equity Leadership
Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: November 10, 2017

Last month, Stephanie Perez-Carrillo, our policy analyst, joined 19 other fellows and staff from Leadership for Educational Equity in Washington, D.C., for the launch of the Emerging Equity Leadership Fellowship (EELF). EELF is a part-time six-month fellowship that provides individuals of color in the fields […]

Thank you for your support!

video screen shot of children in front of the state Capitol
Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: November 3, 2017

From all of us at the Colorado Children’s Campaign, thank you for your support this week at our Annual Luncheon.