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Colorado Children’s Campaign

The Women's Bean Project (credit: CBS)

Women’s Bean Project Part Of Colorado’s War On Poverty

Women’s Bean Project, a Denver organization with a national reach, is working to address the issues behind statistics like the latest figures showing Colorado is making progress against child poverty, but that the state’s economic recovery isn’t reaching everyone.

03/24/2015

Dr. Nadine Burke Harris (credit: CBS)

Colorado Can Cut Diseases By Trimming Childhood Poverty, Group Argues

Childhood poverty and severe stress may cause disease later in life, experts said at a Colorado Children’s Campaign luncheon on Tuesday.

11/18/2014

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Clayton Early Learning Serves Denver’s Less Fortunate Children

Local organization Clayton Early Learning helps provide high-quality early childhood education for approximately 600 children from a broad range of socio-economic backgrounds.

03/25/2014

An image from the announcement on Monday (credit: CBS)

‘Kids Count’ Report Brings Positive Signs For Colorado

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper on Monday welcomed some positive signs out of the annual “Kids Count” report.

03/18/2013

Census Figures Show Colorado Child Poverty Rising

The number of Colorado children living in high-poverty areas has risen sharply, surpassing the rate of most other states.

02/23/2012

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New Colorado Education Group Launches Pro-Reform Ad

A new education coalition in Colorado has launched a media campaign to build support for school reform and accountability.

07/27/2011

Gov. John Hickenlooper (credit: CBS)

Hickenlooper Vetoes Fees On Children’s Health Care Program

The FBI says bank robberies are on the rise in the Denver metro area partly because street gangs are getting involved in heists.

05/31/2011