Events

Event Listings


Jun
24
2015
Ended

National Press Club, Washington, DC

Please join us June 24th for our annual First Focus Children's Budget Summit. Attendees will be the first to receive a copy of Children's Budget 2015, a detailed look at the over 200 federal investments in children...

Jun
19
2015
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SVC 208 – U.S. Capitol Visitor Center, Washington, DC

Sponsored by Senator Patty Murray, Congressman Charles Boustany, and Congressman Danny Davis Congressional Briefing: Treating the Whole Child: Integration of Home Visiting and Pediatric Medical Homes SVC 208 U.S. Capitol Visitor Center, First Street, NE Washington, DC 10:30...

Jun
17
2015
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Rayburn House Office Building, Room B-318, SW Washington, DC,

Our nation stands at a pivotal moment to promote the educational and future economic success of our children through interventions that science tells us help improve their development, education and well-being. Momentum is growing for programs...

Jun
16
2015
Ended

SVC 212-10 U.S. Capitol Visitor Center, Washington, DC

Sponsored by U.S. Senator Patty Murray, U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski, and U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein. Voices of Youth is a facilitated discussion among ten homeless/formerly homeless youth about issues that have made a difference in their...

Jun
11
2015
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May
15
2015
Ended

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC

This event was sponsored by Representative Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) and Representative Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL). From cradle to adulthood, it is evident that some policies and practices pose significant barriers to opportunity for children solely based...

Apr
15
2015
Ended

It is critical that all children in the United States have access to nutrition, healthcare, and other services to help them grow and thrive. Yet federal eligibility rules for immigrant children and mixed status families are...

Feb
19
2015
Ended

Calling all parents and child advocates! With just a few minutes of your time, you can make a big difference and protect the health of millions of children. Do you have time for a quick call...

Feb
10
2015
Ended

SVC 212-10 U.S. Capitol Visitor Center, Washington, DC

This briefing was sponsored by First Focus and Voice for Adoption – with expert consultation from the Center for Health Care Strategies – and hosted by Senator Tom Carper. The briefing provided Congressional staff and interested stakeholders an...

Feb
03
2015
Ended

902 Hart Senate Office Building, Washington, DC

While the Great Recession technically ended in June 2009, many families continue to feel the effects. 14.7 million children were living below the poverty line in 2013, a significant increase from 12.8 million children before the...

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