A FIGHTING CHANCE
FOR TEXAS FAMILIES
Sarah and Matt, Alexis and Richard, Alyssa and Anthony, Shamekia and James, and Delores tell the true story of what it really takes their families to survive in Texas.
Come for the highly-anticipated Hobby Policy Summit! Early-Bird Registration Stay for the celebration at the Legacy Luncheon! Become a Sponsor
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OUR LATEST WORK
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22
2014 National KIDS COUNT Data Book PRESS RELEASE
DATA BOOK
TEXAS FACT SHEET
JULY
2
A Child Alone and Without Papers: A report on the return and repatriation of unaccompanied undocumented children by the United States BLOG POST
FULL REPORT
BACKGROUND
APPENDICES
FINDINGS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
JUNE
5
TROI data tool updated to include county-level higher education completion data, numbers show poor 8th graders are less likely to complete college DATA TOOL
PRESS RELEASE
MAY
28
Health Care, the 2013 Texas Legislature, and the Affordable Care Act READ THE REPORT
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MAY
20
Family Budget Busters: Payday and Auto Title Loans Are Getting More Expensive for Texans READ THE FULL REPORT
PRESS RELEASE
MAY
16
Texas Schools, Raise Your Hand for a Better Way to Feed Students READ MORE
APR
15
Testimony: Texas' Next Master Plan for Higher Education READ MORE
APR
14
New Study Points to Promising Classroom Financial Education Strategy AMARILLO REPORT
RESEARCH BRIEF
FULL REPORT
APR
1
New National, State Scorecard on Children's Progress Shows Need to Create More Opportunity for Children of Color
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UPCOMING EVENTS
OCT
14-16
2014

Hobby Policy Summit 2014: Discover. Engage. Ignite! 
Hilton Hotel - Downtown Austin


Join us for a three-day summit to engage, plan, and galvanize our shared vision to expand economic opportunity for all Texans. We will feature keynote speakers, panels, and interactive sessions on health care, economic opportunity, education, food access, the budget, and taxes. 
Look for more Summit details soon, including scholarships, plenary speakers, live music, and a special announcement regarding our 2014 Legacy Luncheon!

REGISTER

OCT
16
2014

Legacy Luncheon
Hilton Hotel - Downtown Austin


Join us for a three-day summit to engage, plan, and galvanize our shared vision to expand economic opportunity for all Texans. We will feature keynote speakers, panels, and interactive sessions on health care, economic opportunity, education, food access, the budget, and taxes. 
Look for more Summit details soon, including scholarships, plenary speakers, live music, and a special announcement regarding our 2014 Legacy Luncheon!

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