Please join us for an insightful and inspiring discussion as we reflect on this past year and take a deep dive on what's next for advancing good public policies for children.

Our Guest Speakers:

What's Next: Insights on the Post-Election Landscape for Child Advocacy

Bruce Lesley
President, First Focus

What do the 2020 election results mean for New Jersey's children? What is the state of child advocacy at the federal level? Keynote speaker Bruce Lesley, President of First Focus, will discuss the political landscape for kids at the national level and how we can continue to elevate children's issues and make their voices heard.

Reducing Barriers to Racial/Social Equity

Myra Jones-Taylor
Chief Policy Officer, ZERO TO THREE

Michael Hill
Award-Winning Journalist
(NJTV, WBGO, PBS NewsHour Weekend)

Every baby is born full of unlimited potential, yet we know racial disparities begin at birth —years before children even enter grade school. How can we remove barriers to racial equity and social justice so that all children can have a strong start? Join ZERO TO THREE Chief Policy Officer Dr. Myra Jones-Taylor and reporter Michael Hill for an engaging conversation on racial equity.


To register and make a donation via credit card, please fill out the form below. To make a donation by check, email Prudence Walters at pwalters@acnj.org or call her at 973-643-3876. A zoom link will be sent to you the day before the event.

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