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.

ICYMI: Raise Colorado interview on KGNU Community Radio

Raise Colorado co-conveners Christina Walker from Clayton Early Learning and Jacy Montoya Price from the Children’s Campaign shared more about the work of the coalition on KGNU Community Radio.
Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: November 15, 2019

Last week, Raise Colorado co-conveners Christina Walker from Clayton Early Learning and Jacy Montoya Price from the Children’s Campaign shared more about the work of the coalition on KGNU Community Radio.

Fast Fact- November 15, 2019

Fast Fact- November 15, 2019
Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: November 15, 2019

In 2017, more than 11,000 Colorado children were placed in alternative residential settings by the Colorado Department of Human Services, resulting in a rate of 8.7 out-of-home placements per 1,000 children.

What’s next after Prop CC: Vision 2020

vision 2020 campaign
Written by: Yoast Support
Date Posted: November 8, 2019

More than 640,000 Coloradans voted yes on Prop CC this week because they agree Colorado deserves better investments in education and transportation.

Preschedule your Gives Day gift and double your impact!

Colorado Gives day
Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: November 8, 2019

The season of giving is upon us! This year, for Colorado Gives Day — the state’s largest day of giving — every pre-scheduled donation will be doubled thanks to the generosity of Champion’s Circle members who will match up to $10,000 in gifts scheduled before December 10th.