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Why Equity Matters: 2016 State of Texas Children and Fort Worth Snapshot: Breakfast Briefing and Community Workshop

Take a deeper dive into the Fort Worth data on why equity -- across genders, neighborhoods, incomes, races and ethnicities -- matters for child well-being.

This breakfast data briefing, followed by a community workshop, features the Center for Public Policy Priorities and is generously sponsored by North Texas Community Foundation, Early Learning Alliance, the Boone Family Foundation and the Annie E. Casey Foundation.

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Breakfast Briefing: 9:00 a.m.
Workshop: 10:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (lunch included)
Location: Lena Pope 
Amon Carter Center
3200 Sanguinet Street 
Fort Worth, Texas 76107



Webinar: State of Texas Children

Join us for a lunchtime webinar as we share the findings from our 2016 Texas Kids Count report along with opportunities and policies that can ensure all kids—regardless of ZIP code, family income, gender, race or ethnicity—have the ability to compete and succeed in life.

Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Space is limited! Please register today for this free webinar.

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 Community Events

Texas Forward Policy and Outreach Summit

Join Texas Forward for our Policy and Outreach Summit in Houston on May 25th! Together we will hear from policy experts on school finance, transportation, healthcare, taxes, and the state budget. We will continue our conversation around our 2017 Legislative Priorities and ways that we can be more effective in pushing our agenda. We will also have a special presentation on ways to engage with Texas legislators and legislative staff on our policy issues. RSVP Today!

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Location: The Montrose Center
Room 107
401 Branard Street
Houston, Texas 77006


NOV 30-

Save the Date:

2016 Hobby Policy Summit

Save the date for our upcoming Hobby Policy Summit. The two-day event will bring together over 300 advocates, leaders, policy experts, visionaries and artists representing the diverse voices and faces of Texas. The biennial Summit will unite Austin Capitol insiders with local leaders from across the state, all working to ensure that every Texan is healthy, well-educated, and financially secure.

Date: Wednesday, Nov 30 - Thursday, Dec 1
Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel
Austin, Texas 78704

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