Earlier today, the Colorado General Assembly’s Legislative Council approved numerous bills impacting children and families from interim committees to be introduced when the 2020 Legislative Session starts in January.
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On Monday, December 9, the Raise Colorado Coalition is hosting its 2019 Advocacy Training for new, emerging, and experienced advocates who want to learn more about the policymaking process and navigating the line between lobbying and advocacy.
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.
Last week, Gov. Jared Polis delivered his proposed budget to the Legislature and the Joint Budget Committee.
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.
We are honored to receive the first Harvey Cohen Women’s Health Champion Award in recognition of advancing women’s health and safety in the state of Colorado.