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44,000 Utah kids have had an incarcerated parent. Utah's gender gap in wages moved in the wrong direction to become the 2nd highest gap in the nation.

12 May 2016
  [View the story "Voices for Utah Children in the News: April 2016" on Storify]   For 30 years now, Voices for Utah Children has called on our state, federal and local leaders to put children’s needs first. But the…

Voices for Utah Children finished up the Utah Legislative Session with lots of wins for kids!

04 April 2016
  [View the story "Voices for Utah Children in the News: March 2016" on Storify] For 30 years now, Voices for Utah Children has called on our state, federal and local leaders to put children’s needs first. But the work…

Voices for Utah Children has been at the Utah Legislative Session encouraging lawmakers to support education, expand access to healthcare, and to end the earmarks that divert funds from kids.

29 February 2016
  [View the story "Voices for Utah Children in the News: February 2016" on Storify] March 31, 2016 is Love UT Give UT! It’s a day for Utahns to give to the nonprofits that make Utah special. Every donation to Voices…

Voices for Utah Children supports accommodating breastfeeding and pregnant workers, improving access to healthcare for Hispanic kids, and ending the earmarks at the 2016 Legislative Session.

03 February 2016
[View the story "Voices for Utah Children in the News: January 2016" on Storify] For 30 years now, Voices for Utah Children has called on our state, federal and local leaders to put children’s needs first. But the work is…

In November, veterans advocated to save working family tax credits, new research found Utah children to be among the least likely to have health insurance, and Utah lawmakers considered proposals to expand early childhood education and stop earmarks.

03 December 2015
[View the story "Voices for Utah Children in the News: November 2015" on Storify]     For 30 years now, Voices for Utah Children has called on our state, federal and local leaders to put children’s needs first. But the…

In October, Voices for Utah Children researched Utah's large gender gap and low children's health insurance rates. The nation took note of our successful high quality preK program.

09 November 2015
  [View the story "Voices for Utah Children in the News: October 2015" on Storify] For 30 years now, Voices for Utah Children has called on our state, federal and local leaders to put children’s needs first. But the work…

Utahns want to #InvestInKids! Utah Pay-For-Success PreK proves that kids are a good investment.

12 October 2015
[View the story "Utahns want to #InvestInKids! Utah Pay-For-Success PreK proves that kids are a good investment." on Storify]   For 30 years now, Voices for Utah Children has called on our state, federal and local leaders to put children’s…

New Census data showed that the EITC works and that Obamacare has succeeded in increasing health insurance coverage

07 October 2015
 ...but Utah saw only mild improvement because we still haven't covered the gap. [View the story "Voices for Utah Children in the News: September 2015" on Storify]  For 30 years now, Voices for Utah Children has called on our state,…

Disadvantaged Utah kids caught up to their peers thanks to high quality preschool

08 September 2015
[View the story "Voices for Utah Children in the News: August 2015" on Storify] For 30 years now, Voices for Utah Children has called on our state, federal and local leaders to put children’s needs first. But the work is…