In the News Archive

Rethinking Youth Arrests And Prosecution
November 28, 2017, WitnessLA

Listen to Youth Voices to Bring California Facilities Into 21st Century
February 20, 2017, Juvenile Justice Information Exchange

Beating the Odds and Giving Back
January 24, 2017, Bellarmine News

L.A. County Approves Plan to Divert Youth from Justice System
January 24, 2017, The Chronicle of Social Change

Why California Must End Child Poverty
September 15, 2016, The Huffington Post

Happy, Healthy and Ready to Learn: Insure All Children
August 31, 2016, The Huffington Post

Bills would help end criminalization of youths
August 10, 2016, The Sacramento Bee

Calif. Considers New Limits On Juvenile Solitary Confinement
August 10, 2016, Capital Public Radio

Making diapers more affordable is a big deal
June 30, 2016, The Sacramento Bee

CDF Freedom Schools: A Paradigm Shift
May 25, 2016, The Huffington Post

L.A. Board of Supes Votes to End Use of Solitary Confinement for Youth
May 4, 2016, The Chronicle of Social Change

Fixing a Broken System of Funding Youth Prevention, Intervention Programs
April 19, 2016, Juvenile Justice Information Exchange

Leveling the Playing Field with Children's Defense Fund
April 14, 2016, Los Angeles Sentinel

An army for kids: SF nonprofit vows to boost their clout
March 22, 2016, San Francisco Chronicle

A Common Sense Agenda for California's Children
February 26, 2016, Huffington Post

Child Advocates Release 2016 Policy Agenda
February 23, 2016, Capital Public Radio

County Considers New Probation Watchdog Group
February 2, 2016, San Marino Patch

Economic gains brings improvement in poverty rates
January 26, 2016, Cabinet Report

Children’s Defense Fund Honors 5 L.A. High School Students
December 10, 2015, Los Angeles Sentinel

Alex Johnson in conversation
December 3, 2015, International Media TV

Helping Children Heal: Promising Community Programs and Policy Recommendations
September 23, 2015, The Chronicle of Social Change

Governor vetoes preschool measure
September 9, 2015, 89.3 KPCC

Llegó la temporada de vacunación
August 27, 2015, La Opinion

Marin activists seek support in campaign against child poverty
July 26, 2015, Marin Independent Journal

California Bill Can End Solitary Confinement for Youth
June 4, 2015, Juvenile Justice Information Exchange

Editorial: Poor need more than handouts
February 28, 2015, Sacramento Bee

Movement to Restore Youth Begins by Ending Punitive Incarceration Model
February 26, 2015, Juvenile Justice Information Exchange

How to Cut California Child Poverty by 58 Percent Right Now
January 28, 2015, Children's Defense Fund - California

Bringing kids out of poverty
December 5, 2014, Lompoc Record

Five students honored
December 4, 2014, OurWeekly

Freedom Schools build readers and leaders
August 3, 2014, EdSource

Lynwood students take part in summer reading program
July 25, 2014, Los Angeles Wave

Summit Will Help Youth Prepare For Life
March 24, 2014, Gazettes

A New Model for Youth Probation Camps
December 19, 2013, EGP News

A New Model for Youth Probation Camps
December 13, 2013, Public News Service

Program inspires love of reading
July 13, 2013, Bakersfield Californian

Long Beach Freedom School Invigorates Students
July 9, 2013, Long Beach Gazettes

A summer school with many happy pupils
July 5, 2013, San Francisco Chronicle

Telemundo Story on Gun Violence
January 9, 2013, Telemundo