A couple of months before the 2016 Iowa caucuses, a Save the Children Action Network (SCAN) canvasser knocked on my door. Right away, the organization’s priorities resonated with me.
Monthly Archives: November 2017
Since I grew up in a Head Start program and knew what a powerful impact it had on my life, I jumped at the chance to give any child that opportunity.
The holidays are a time for us to be grateful for all the opportunities life presents to us. This holiday season, will you give back to kids?
We can help reach more people and improve maternal and child health in Ethiopia and other priority countries, by supporting the Reach Every Mother and Child Act.
What does tax reform have to do with kids? Surprisingly, a lot.
Nicaragua is the poorest country in Central America. Fortunately, Save the Children is working there to help end preventable deaths of mothers and kids.
Reading with children at an early age not only teaches them invaluable speech and language skills, it also begins to mold their imagination.
As a member of Save the Children’s newborn health team, I went to Malawi for the first time in 2013 to support my colleagues in developing plans to lower Malawi’s high newborn death rate. I left feeling overwhelmed. We had …
High-quality early education – including child care – makes a positive difference in the lives of kids around the country. Quality child care helps kids grow socially and developmentally so they’ll start school ready to learn. Kids who have access …