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YWCA recognizes women whose work has benefited region” – Richmond Times-Dispatch: January 17, 2016

Legislators get schooled on foster care ‘aging out’ issue” – Richmond Times-Dispatch: January 15, 2016

Mental health advocates push for assembly’s attention” – Richmond Times-Dispatch: January 14, 2016

Study: Medicaid Coverage For Virginia Parents Would Help Children” – Public News Service: January 11, 2016

Some see poverty, not access to care, as main obstacle to kids’ health” – Richmond Times-Dispatch: November 8, 2015

More U.S. Children Get Health Coverage, But Rate in Virginia Stalls” – Public News Service: October 29, 2015

Virginia lags neighboring states in percent of children with health insurance” – Richmond Times-Dispatch: October 29, 2015

Police should protect and serve students, not discipline them” – Richmond Times-Dispatch: October 29, 2015

Children’s advocacy group gives honors“ – Richmond Times-Dispatch: October 7, 2015

Petersburg organization, Family Lifeline, wins Carol S. Fox Making Kids Count award” – The Progress Index: September 28, 2015

Gecker praises Watkins; Sturtevant says politics should play no part in selecting judges” – Richmond Times-Dispatch: August 18, 2015

Too Many VA Foster Kids Don’t Live with Families” – Public News Service: May 20, 2015

“Public Square explores segregation in Richmond” – Richmond Times-Dispatch: April 23, 2015

State budget amendment would cut preschool for needy Roanoke kids, Rasoul says“- Roanoke Times: March 30, 2015

General Assembly approves new measures to boost safety at day cares“- Lynchburg News-Advance: February 27, 2015

Assembly backs stricter licensing, regulation of day care providers“ – Richmond Times-Dispatch: February 27, 2015

Move to expand services for Virginia foster care kids is killed“ – Daily Press: February 24, 2015

Budget ensures care for up to 22,000 with serious mental illness“ – Richmond Times-Dispatch: February 23, 2015

An idea for helping Virginia foster kids lands in budget limbo“ – Daily Press: February 20, 2015

Child care reform measures move forward“ – Virginian-Pilot: February 6, 2015

Children’s health care forum planned“ – Go Dan River: January 27, 2015

Foster kids can get more benefits, but might not know it“ – Staunton News Leader: January 21, 2015

Speak Up, Speak Out” – Richmond Family Magazine: February 1, 2016

Raise Your Voices” – Richmond Family Magazine: December 31, 2015

Virginia’s wake-up call in early childhood education” – Virginia Town and City: November 1, 2015

Medicaid: A Win for Families and our Future” – Community Catalyst Blog: July 28, 2015

Crowe: Medicaid secures families, future” – Virginian-Pilot: July 26, 2015

CROWE: Increasing child poverty rate jeopardizes our economy” – Richmond Times-Dispatch: July 23, 2015

“Woolard: Every kid needs a family” Virginian-Pilot: June 7, 2015

Holland, Crowe & Bartle: Bipartisan support for children’s health“ – Richmond Times-Dispatch: April 6, 2015

Woolard: Our duty, our children” – Virginian-Pilot: March 9, 2014

Crowe: Continue innovative children’s services” – Roanoke Times: March 5, 2014

Hunger Amid Plenty” – Richmond Times-Dispatch: September 25, 2013

We have to keep caregivers healthy“- Richmond Times-Dispatch: July 18, 2013

Crowe: Empowering Families” – Richmond Times-Dispatch: May 3, 2013

Group calling on lawmakers to stop locking up kids” – WRIC-8: November 6, 2015

10th Senate District Candidates Forum” – WCVE: September 3, 2015

Study says Childhood Well Being has Worsened” – WCVE: July 24, 2015

Groups Advocate for More Funding for VA. Preschool Program” –  WVIR-TV, NBC29: July 24, 2015

Virginia Kids Doing Worse, State’s Rankings Slip” – Public News Service: July 21, 2015

“Casey Foundation: Too Many VA Foster Kids Don’t Live with Families” – Public News Service: May 20, 2015

Virginia Last in Connecting Teenagers with Foster Families“ – WCVE: April 24, 2015

New Child Care Rules: Reform Comes After a Tragic Death”- Public News Service: February 9, 2015

Federal Grant Expands Access to Preschool to 600 Kids in the Richmond Region“- WCVE: December 11, 2014

VA Child Poverty Strategy: Kids Succeed When Families Succeed“- Public News Service: November 12, 2014

Margaret Nimmo Crowe provides voice for Virginia’s children” – Richmond Times-Dispatch: October 7, 2014

Giles Co. Delegate Proposes Optional Mental Health Screenings In Schools“ – WDBJ: September 3, 2014

Voices for Virginia’s Children Hosts Fundraiser“ – Culpeper Star Exponent: August 23, 2014

Study Gives Mixed Results on Virginia Children’s Well Being“ – WCVE: August 6, 2014

KIDS COUNT Survey Results Released“ – WVTF: July 24, 2014

Mixed Picture Shows Progress For VA Kids“ – Public News Service: July 23, 2014

Children’s Well-Being Up in Virginia, Poverty Remains an Issue“ – WVIR-TV, NBC29: July 23, 2014

Virginia Up Two Spots to No. 9 in Child Well-Being“ – Richmond Times-Dispatch: July 25, 2014

Early Learning Could Get Boost in New Fairfax Schools Budget” – WTOP: April 9, 2014

Lawmakers seek to help youths aging out of foster care” – Richmond Times-Dispatch: March 4, 2014

Assembly 2014: Mental Health Advocates say Medicaid Expansion is Missing Link to Comprehensive Reform” – WCVE: February 27, 2014

Virginia preschool funding formula change could cause Arlington to lose slots” – Washington Post: February 27, 2014

What would health-care expansion in Virginia mean for mental-health-care access?” – Washington Post: February 26, 2014

Assembly 2014: Mental Health Reform Leaving Children Behind?” – WVCE: February 26, 2014

Virginia Chamber lobbies for more pre-kindergarten programs” – Washington Post: January 30, 2014

Report: Va., Md., D.C. have some of the nation’s highest gaps by income level in reading proficiency” – Washington Post: January 27, 2014

Virginia lags in offering consistent reading instruction” – Richmond Times-Dispatch: January 27, 2014

More than a quarter of state-funded preschool slots went unfilled last year” – Washington Post: January 20, 2014

Mental health advocates try to seize the moment in Va” – Washington Post: January 20, 2014