Colorado Children’s Campaign
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.
Childhood poverty and severe stress may cause disease later in life, experts said at a Colorado Children’s Campaign luncheon on Tuesday.
Local organization Clayton Early Learning helps provide high-quality early childhood education for approximately 600 children from a broad range of socio-economic backgrounds.
Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper on Monday welcomed some positive signs out of the annual “Kids Count” report.
The number of Colorado children living in high-poverty areas has risen sharply, surpassing the rate of most other states.
A new education coalition in Colorado has launched a media campaign to build support for school reform and accountability.
The FBI says bank robberies are on the rise in the Denver metro area partly because street gangs are getting involved in heists.