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Igniting Collective Action

Stay connected to CCC&Y activities and announcements.

Community Updates for June 25, 2024

Action Requested

• Arizona School Boards Association — Be sure to register for the Legislative Wrap Up Webinar! from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Thursday, June 27
• Flagstaff Festival of Science ‘Now Streaming 2023 SCI Talks’
• Learn about the 5 C’s of Arizona (Cotton, Cattle, Copper, Citrus and Climate) through family friendly activities at the Willow Bend Environmental Education Center on July 6

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Informed Updates for June 25, 2024

Latest news from our Partners

• Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation (AFFCF) shares 2023 Annual Report
• Education Forward Arizona reports ‘Passed Budget Will Hurt Arizona Education’
• Education Forward Arizona shares link for ‘Arizona’s Finish Line to the FAFSA initiative’
• Flagstaff Youth Riders (FLYRS) shares June newsletter
• First Things First shares June 2024 Newsletter — “Majority of Arizona voters believe state should invest more in child care, according to survey’
• First Things First — ‘Showing up and listening to the child care needs of northern Arizona’s communities’
• Save Our Schools (SOS) Arizona presents Weekly Education Report — ‘The Nation Watches as Arizona Budget Fails Students’
• United Way of Northern Arizona — Elevate PreK Begins 4th Year

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CCC&Y Spotlight — Keep up with latest legislative news affecting children, youth and families

Want to stay informed of the latest legislative news affecting children, youth and families in Arizona?

Send an email to virginia@coconinokids.org to receive timely emails from Julianne E. Hartzell, a local educator who received CCC&Y’s special “Caring for Children Lifetime Achievement Award” during the Coalition’s 50th anniversary celebration in 2022.

Julianne is a past board president but continues to volunteer her time for CCCY to share information from our partners to help keep our community informed.

Julianne has recently provided past updates from such organizations as:

• Arizona Education Association — Legislative Weekly Update
• Center for the Future of Arizona — “Majority of Arizona Voters Agree On Key Issues Ahead of Elections”
• Education Forward Arizona Advocacy Alert — “Cuts and Lack of Investment in Education not Aligned with Voters’ Expectations or State’s Attainment Needs”
• Save Our Schools Arizona — “Vouchers Blast Massive Hole in AZ Budget”
• STAND for Children Arizona — “Tell your legislator to vote NO on HCR 20260” immigration enforcement measure

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Community Updates for June 18, 2024

Action Requested

• Charlie Health — Make a referral for virtual Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) 
• Flagstaff Festival of Science — Deadline extended to June 24 to submit your event proposal for 2024 Festival of Science (Sept. 20-29)

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Informed Updates for June 18, 2024

Latest news from our Partners

• AzEIP Newsletter June Edition
• Education Forward Arizona reports Arizona Budget Passes — “This is Not the Budget Arizona Voters Want”
• First Things First — Keep Your Kids Safe: Top Childproofing, Screen Time and Sun Safety Tips
• Prevent Child Abuse Arizona June Newsletter
• Prevent Child Abuse Arizona May Newsletter

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Community Updates for June 11, 2024

Action Requested

• Arizona Education Association Legislative Update announces Car Painting and Parade at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, June 13 to turn up pressure at the state Capitol ‘to prioritize funding for our public schools, not the out of control ESA voucher program’
• Catholic Charities now hiring in Page
• Charlie Health accepting registration for June 21 ‘Post-Traumatic Slave Syndrome, Self-Image, and African American Mental Health’ event
• City of Flagstaff hiring Resilience Hub Specialist 
• Tuba City Chapter now accepting 2024 Summer Scholarship  applications through June 18
• United Way of Northern Arizona — Be a Hero in Times of Emergency: Volunteer with UWNA

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Informed Updates for June 11, 2024

Latest news from our Partners

• Coconino County announces updated Coconino County Situational Awareness Viewer that provides real-time access to critical emergency information
• Coconino County Health & Human Services accepting registration for free Car Seat Safety Class, free car seats while supplies last
• District 5 Supervisor Lena Fowler June 2024 Quarterly Newsletter
• Page Unified School District announces Back to School Events
• Transintimate provides ‘Support Beyond Pronouns and Bathrooms’ in Coconino County

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