Little Rock Pre-Legislative Conference

December 6, 2016 at 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

When the elections are over and the legislators are chosen…what’s next? What are the health, education, child welfare, juvenile justice, and tax policies that the Arkansas General Assembly will consider during the 2017 session – and how will those...

Russellville Policy Cafe

October 20, 2016 at 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Join us for a Policy Cafe on Thursday, October 20 in Russellville. You’ll take part in small table discussions, guided by a policy expert, about a range of issues that impact the well-being of children and families. Whether you’re...

Jonesboro Policy Cafe

April 22, 2016 at 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families, Enroll the Ridge, and Arkansas State University Childhood Services for a discussion of children and family policy areas that are most important to you. Talk with policy experts, share ideas with fellow...

Little Rock Soup Sunday 2016

January 31, 2016 at 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

GET YOUR TICKETS AT THE DOOR! Join us to celebrate 35 years of Soup Sunday fun!   $50 each for VIP tickets $30 each for adult tickets $10 for children 5-17 years old Free for children younger than 5 __________________________________________________________________________________________________...

Blytheville Policy Cafe

December 16, 2015 at 1:00 - 3:30 PM

Join Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families, Mississippi County Economic Opportunity Commission, and Project LAUNCH for a discussion of child and family policy areas that are most important to you. Talk with policy experts, network with fellow child advocates,...

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Hannah Vogler’s 5th Annual AACF House Party

October 6, 2015 at 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

One thing is for certain: Hannah Vogler loves kids – whether she knows them or not. She wants the best for them, and their families. She understands she has a role to play in contributing to their success, and...

Health Care Reform: Time for a Checkup

October 6, 2015 at 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Join us as legislators, health care professionals, advocates, and policy experts discuss the status of health care system in Arkansas. With the Legislative Health Care Task Force set to make its recommendations later this year, we will take a look at the...

Little Rock Policy Cafe

September 2, 2015 at 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Join Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families and the Arkansas Kids Count Coalition for a Policy Cafe on Wednesday, September 2. At this event, you’ll take part in small table discussions, guided by a policy expert, about a range...

Little Rock Post-Legislative Conference

May 14, 2015 at 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM

In the legislative session that just ended, over 1,200 bills became law. What does that mean for the children of Arkansas? Our Little Rock conference will feature a plenary session, a legislative panel, and breakout sessions in  health, education,...

Pre-K Day at the Capitol

March 17, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Don’t leave learning to luck….we need to invest in Pre-K NOW. Pre-K gives Arkansas’s children a strong start – both in school and in life. But pre-K hasn’t had an increase in funding since 2008 – and programs are...