“Under Marian’s leadership, the Children’s Defense Fund works to give every child a healthy start, a head start, a fair start, a safe start and a moral start in life. And I cannot think of a more noble or necessary mission.” – Former U.S. Secretary of State and CDF Alumna Hillary Rodham Clinton
#GivingTuesday call to action. Double your impact by donating to the Children’s Defense Fund who in the words of Hillary Rodham Clinton has often made the impossible possible. A generous donor has agreed to match your gift today, dollar for dollar, up to $250,000. Together we can build a better, fairer America where every child has an equal opportunity to reach her potential. Please donate now.
Poverty hurts children and creates opportunity gaps that can last a lifetime, hurting the nation’s economy. Together we can end child poverty and help change the odds for our most vulnerable children.
Will you stand with the Children’s Defense Fund today and support our work to strengthen our voice for poor and vulnerable children to ensure it will be heard? http://ow.ly/Cmln306qo6N
Attention Millennials: As the largest group, you determine whether we move forward or backwards as a nation.
“If you don’t vote you’re betraying all of those who struggled for the right to vote. Democracy is NOT a spectator sport. Do your part.” – Marian Wright Edelman
Will you heed Marian Wright Edelman’s call to action and #ImpactTheVote? http://ow.ly/gxG3305PpMr
As we look ahead, huge dangers are on the horizon for children’s health care and many other programs we know work to lift children and families out of poverty.
Please don’t forget to make your tax-deductible gift today and double the impact of your gift to help change the odds for our most vulnerable children.
“If women want any rights more than they’s got, why don’t they just take them, and not be talking about it.” – Sojourner Truth
Every vote matters. Each single ballot. Your vote counts — or doesn’t count — in building a more just America. This is a time and election when every American needs to stand up and be counted. The future of our children and nation and world depends on it.
Seize your power. Shape your destiny. #ImpactTheVote