The Department of Children and Families — Circuit 4 invites you to participate in an Educational Summit, “Everybody’s a Teacher: Improving Education for Children in Foster Care.” The event will take place Friday, April 29, 2011 from 9am to 12pm at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church, Haut Hall, 1649 Kingsley Ave. Orange Park, Florida 32073. Please RSVP via… Read More
The Chartrand Foundation, the Community Foundation and the Jessie Ball duPont Fund are hosting Children’s Campaign breakfast on April 27. Seating is limited, so make your reservations here today. Roy Miller, president of the Children’s Campaign, will present: “What’s Happening and What’s Next for Kids.” The breakfast is Wednesday, April 27 from 8:00 – 9:30 a.m.… Read More
When: Saturday, April 30, 2011 Location: Jacksonville Landing, 2 Independent Dr. #250, Jacksonville, FL 32202 Time: 8 am The Coalition will be one of many vendors at the 5K! Register to walk/run here. Proceeds from the race benefit the Shannon Miller Foundation to fight childhood obesity.
Even though they all live within the city boundaries, Jacksonville’s children are not afforded equal opportunities — often based on where they live. A report released in March 2011 looked at how more than a dozen indicators affect the well-being of children in Duval County. The report was conducted by the Kirwan Institute for the Study of… Read More
Pregnant women in Baker County aren’t getting the care they need — so the Baker County Infant Mortality Task Force has set out to let the community know: Moms Matter! The Task Force has launched a media campaign targeted at pregnant women and the overall community, to promote early and regular prenatal care and make sure the… Read More