A crowd of 500 gathered at the Rally to End Child Poverty in South LA on April 9, 2017, led by Civil Rights Champion John Lewis and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, to build momentum for AB 1520, the Lifting Children and Families Out of Poverty Act, that will reduce child poverty in California by 50% over the next 20 years. Read more.
“California’s Crisis: Ending Child Poverty,” a conference co-convened by GRACE and The California Endowment, took place on December 16, 2013. With over 250 attendees and many more watching the live stream, the conference was an important step in the process of identifying, gaining consensus and then implementing measures to reduce child poverty in California. Read more.