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.

National Diaper Need Awareness Week is Sept. 27 – Oct. 3!

Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: September 24, 2021

According to WeeCycle, more than 67,000 babies and toddlers in Colorado experience diaper need, meaning they lack access to enough diapers needed to keep a baby or toddler clean, safe and healthy.  

Fast Fact – Sept. 24, 2021

Fast Fact – Sept. 24, 2021
Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: September 24, 2021

In the 2019-2020 school year, Colorado school districts identified 21,416 children in grades PK-12 who were experiencing homelessness.

Join us for our 2021 Annual Fundraiser, presented by Goldbug

Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: September 17, 2021

Our 2021 Annual Fundraiser is fast approaching! On Oct. 8, join us for a conversation that will focus on the issues in our education system laid bare by the pandemic. Learn about our keynote speaker Sharif El-Mekki and special guest Gitanjali Rao.