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Recent Publications

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  • 07/19/11
    2011 National Observance of Children's Sabbaths Manual: Promoting Your Children's Sabbaths Section
    "Promoting your Children's Sabbaths: Ideas for All Faiths", section of the 2011 National Observance of Children's Sabbaths® manual "Justice, Justice Shall You Persue". This section includes ways for you to spread the word about the Children's Sabbaths in your place of worship, reproducible materials such as bulletin inserts and newsletter inserts, and ways to reach out to the community and media.
  • 07/19/11
    2011 National Observance of Children's Sabbaths Manual, Christian Section
    This section includes the service of worship and prayers, sample sermons, children's activities, and music selections for Catholic and Protestant communities to utilize as part of their Children's Sabbaths celebration.
  • 07/19/11
    2011 National Observance of Children's Sabbaths Manual: Planning Your Children's Sabbaths Section
    "Planning Your Children's Sabbaths Section: Ideas for All Faiths", section of the 2011 National Observance of Children's Sabbaths® manual "Justice, Justice Shall You Persue". This section includes various ideas to help you plan your celebration of children's sabbaths.
  • 07/18/11
    The State of America's ChildrenĀ® 2011 Report
    CDF's State of America's Children Report is a compilation of the most recent and reliable national and U.S. state research data on child poverty, children's health, child welfare, youth at risk, childhood and youth education, and other key child indicators.
  • Marian Wright Edelman 07/15/11
    Child Watch® Column: "The State of America's Children"
    The Children's Defense Fund has just released a new report, The State of America's Children 2011, which paints a disturbing portrait of child needs across our country. With rampant unemployment, housing foreclosures, homelessness, hunger, and massive looming federal and state budget cuts, children's well-being is in great jeopardy. One in five children is poor and children are our nation's poorest age group.
  • Marian Wright Edelman 07/08/11
    Child Watch® Column: "The Promise of Freedom Schools"
    In many school districts across the country summer vacation is getting into full swing. But for a lucky group of nearly 10,000 children in 87 cities and 27 states around the country, it's not just summer—it's a Children's Defense Fund (CDF) Freedom Schools® summer.
  • 2010 Ohio Kids Count Report 07/07/11
    2010 Ohio Kids Count Report
    2010 Ohio Kids Count Report
  • Marian Wright Edelman 07/01/11
    Child Watch® Column: "The Pledge"
    Over this long holiday weekend, children will be gathering in towns and cities around the country ooh-ing and aah-ing over fireworks, marching in parades, proud of their heritage and proudly waving the American flag. Most of them still believe in the promise of America—a promise reflected in so many of the values and ideals that underlie the founding documents of our nation and the Pledge of Allegiance so many of us learned as children and repeated each morning in school.
  • 06/27/11
    Year-Round Learning: Linking School, Afterschool, and Summer Learning to Support Student Success
    On June 24th, the Harvard Family Research Project released a report highlighting the benefits of 14 year-round innovative school programs that "demonstrated success in providing quality learning opportunities for youth," including CDF's Freedom Schools program. Year-round schooling for CDF Freedom Schools program helps poor children, particularly children of color close the achievement gap and stay in the cradle to college.
  • 06/27/11
    Children's Health Coverage State Fact Sheets
    These factsheets provide basic stats and rankings regarding children's health coverage in each state including data on the uninsured, those enrolled in Medicaid and CHIP, income eligibility and enrollment procedures.
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