Resource Center

Choose your issue area. Then choose what type of resources you are looking for. Click submit. A page of resources that match your search will appear.

Please note that you can find recent press releases on our For the Media page. Only press releases 2008 and earlier can be found here. If you need help or have questions, contact us.

Issue AreaResource Type

Early Learning Action Alliance: 2014 legislative agenda

Created on: Friday, January 17, 2014 - 1:34pm

High quality early learning lays a foundation for a strong future. But too many young children don’t get a chance to build the fundamental brain architecture that allows them to thrive in school and in life.

Convened by the Children's Alliance, members of the Early Learning Action Alliance (ELAA) are united by the belief that all children in Washington state deserve to have the opportunities and support they need in their first five years of life to be prepared for school and a bright future.

Fight Childhood Hunger: Restore State Food Assistance

Created on: Monday, January 13, 2014 - 9:10am

A reduction in State Food Assistance in 2012 put nearly 14,000 children in immigrant families at greater risk of hunger. This session, we ask lawmakers to add $4.6 million to State Food Assistance to restore full benefits for the 2014-15 budget. Read more.

2014 Legislative Agenda

Created on: Monday, December 16, 2013 - 2:43pm

The Children's Alliance agenda for the 2014 state legislature identifies four priorities that build a stronger Washington for our kids. Click here to view our legislative agenda.

Benefits for all Basic Food households will be reduced in November

Created on: Monday, October 28, 2013 - 12:32pm

In November, monthly Basic Food benefits will decrease across the nation. The federal law that boosted benefits during the Recession ends November 1. This 2009 law was called the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. Congress has not voted in more funding to keep the ARRA level of benefits. Read more.



Hungry in Washington 2013

Created on: Wednesday, September 4, 2013 - 1:05pm

According to the most recent report on food insecurity and hunger in America released September 4th by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), the rate of hunger in 2012 remained 5.7 percent nationally. Washington’s rate continues to exceed the national rate. Learn more.