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Report Highlights Early Education Workforce as “New Generation of Minimum Wage Laws”

A new report from UC Berkeley calls attention to the low and inequitable wages earned by professionals in the early childhood education system. The report, At the Wage Floor: Covering Homecare and Early Care and Education Workers in the New Generation …

Every student deserves an after-school and summer program

CCC and the Campaign for Children have released the second PSA in our “In Their Own Voices” series. The new video, Every NYC Student Deserves an After-school and Summer Program, highlights the importance of summer and after-school programs in the lives …

Campaign for Children: November 2016 Transition Plan Update and Platform

The Campaign for Children (C4C), a coalition of over 150 organizational members, initially formed in 2011 when the New York City Youth Alliance and the Emergency Coalition to Save Child Care merged to undertake a comprehensive campaign to coordinate go …

Dozens of Youth Urge Mayor and City Council to Save Their Elementary After-school Programs

For Immediate Release Contact: Stephanie Gendell, (646) 232-6721, sgendell@cccnewyork.org New Yorkers Need More After-school and Summer Programs But City Budget Eliminates After-school for 6,600 Elementary School Students New York, NY – Dozens of eleme …

Statement of the Campaign for Children in Response to Progressive Caucus Policy Platform for 2018

For Immediate Release: April 6, 2017 Contact:  Stephanie Gendell, (212) 673-1800 x17, sgendell@cccnewyork.org “The Campaign for Children is grateful that the City Council’s Progressive Caucus shares our vision of ensuring every New York City child has …

Statement of the Campaign for Children in Response to Preliminary Budget for City Fiscal Year 2018

For Immediate Release: January 24, 2017 Contact: Stephanie Gendell, (646) 232-6721, sgendell@cccnewyork.org “On behalf of the over 22,000 middle school students and their families who will be spared the anxiety of not knowing whether they will have a s …

Preschoolers Call for Equal Pay in NYC Early Childhood Workforce

Kids: The Math Doesn’t Add Up–Why Do Our Teachers Earn Less for Doing the Same Job as Other NYC Pre-K Teachers? With No Raise in a Decade, Many Community Based Early Childhood Educators Depend on Public Assistance New York, NY – Dozens of preschoolers …

CCC Testimony: Oversight: Summer Programs for Elementary and Middle School Students

CCC testified before the New York City Council Youth Services Committee on April 19, 2016 regarding summer programs for elementary and middle school students. While CCC continues to applaud the administration for its successful expansion of middle scho …

HELP us FIGHT Cuts to Summer Programs for Nearly 31,000 Middle School Students

Yesterday, CCC stood on the steps of City Hall with City Council Youth Services Chair Eugene and our partners in the Campaign for Children to object to the Administration’s plan to cut summer programs for nearly 31,000 middle school students.  Watch NY …

Maps: The City FY 2017 Budget Proposes to Cut Summer Programming for 31,000 Middle School Children throughout New York City

CCC is very disappointed that the Preliminary Budget failed to include $20.35 million to enable nearly 31,000 middle school students to attend summer programs this year. Summer programs prevent summer learning loss, while enabling parents to work knowi …

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