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, youth success, family economic prosperity 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. Subscribe to KidsFlash today to receive our posts in the form of our weekly e-newsletter.

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Celebrating Black History Month in Colorado

Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: February 3, 2023

February is Black History Month! To start off the month, we will be highlighting a variety of events, programs, and resources that are available across the state throughout February.

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Fast Fact – Feb. 3, 2023

Fast Fact – Feb. 3, 2023

Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: February 3, 2023

As of fall 2022, there were nearly 30,000 fewer students enrolled in Colorado public schools than there had been before the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Capitol Update: Our first priority bill, introduced

Written by: Riley Kitts
Date Posted: January 27, 2023

Things are slowly but surely picking up at the state Capitol. Committees are meeting regularly, and bills are making their way through initial votes. More than 185 bills have been introduced so far – and the Children’s Campaign is proud to have one of our priority bills among them.

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The 50th anniversary of Roe v. Wade would have been this week

The 50th anniversary of Roe v. Wade would have been this week

Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: January 27, 2023

This week, the 50th anniversary of Roe v. Wade was marked by a reality in which the constitutional right to abortion has been eliminated. Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization overturned Roe this summer, and its repercussions continue to play out in courts across the country.

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