Tag Archives: Congress

A Big Heart for Kids

We launched our Have a Heart campaign this month amidst the backdrop of Congress debating the stimulus package and state legislatures addressing huge budget deficits. Here’s how our supporters showed up for kids in a big way!


2020 Vision for Kids

This year, there are a lot of competing priorities facing our elected leaders. And through it all, we need to ensure that children are a top priority.


Learning Doesn’t End When the Bell Rings, So Don’t Close the Door on Students

Megan and Stephanie attend an after-school program that helps with homework and offers activities that combine fitness and fun. Most importantly, it provides them with a safe place to go while their parents are still at work. But despite the overwhelming benefits that after school programs like theirs can offer to students, families and communities, the federal Fiscal Year 2019 budget would eliminate a vital after school program that benefits millions of Americans.