January 2018 P.E.A.C.E. News

Action Alerts! 1.  Child Care:       Congress is back in session and Democrats and Republicans are beginning to negotiate the final year –end federal spending bill. Democratic Senators have proposed an increase of $2.9 billion which would double the discretionary funding for CCDBG (Child Care Development Block Grant) . […]

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November – P.E.A.C.E. News

Action Alert Two important laws supporting young children expired on September 30, but their extension is being actively considered by Congress.  CHIP, the Children’s Health Insurance Program, has been marked up by the relevant House and Senate Committees, but the larger bodies have not yet acted on the Committees’ recommendations.  […]

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September – P.E.A.C.E. News

Congress! Now that Congress is back at work, please do call or email (preferably through the Senator’s or Representative’s website) about these action messages for legislators: Please work to keep the Government open at least for the rest of 2017. In your Budget decisions, please increase domestic discretionary spending on […]

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Annual Peace Award Recipients

Peace Awards are presented annually at the NAEYC National Conference to an individual or group dedicated to creating a safe and healthy world for children. Below are the past recipients through 2017. 2017, Atlanta Ellen Junn Frances Carlson Marilyn Shelton 2016, Los Angeles Pat Dorman NAEYC LGBT Interest Forum 2015, […]

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