Week of the Young Child 2017

The Week of the Young Child is an annual celebration to recognize that we all have a responsibility to enhance opportunities for children. This year's WOYC will be celebrated from April 24-28, and there will be workshops, rallies, and events for San Francisco families throughout the entire month of April!

Whether you are an ECE teacher or administrator, a parent or an advocate, come join us and The California Coalition for Equity in Early Care & Education as we rally to advocate for more funding for early care and education in California!

Join us for pre-rally sign making parties:

  • Wednesday, April 19, 4-5 PM at 729 Kirkwood Ave, San Francisco
  • Thursday, April 20, 5-6:30 PM at 827 Broadway Street, San Francisco
  • Friday, April 21, 12-2 PM at 888 Clay Street, San Francisco

Sign up here http://bit.ly/2oSJ2IJ

Join us at the rallies:
Monday, April 24 at Sacramento Governor's Mansion
10-10:30am: Meet up at the Governor's Mansion (16th and H Streets)
10:30-11am: March Together to the State Capitol
11am-12noon: Early Childhood Advocacy Rally at the Capitol (Area 27)
for Our Children, Our Dedicated Teachers, Our Working Parents, 
and Our Community Non-Profits

Friday, April 28 at San Francisco City Hall
10am: Walk Around the Block

Sign up here http://bit.ly/2oSJ2IJ
Tell the Governor and the Legislature:
1. End the Current Budget Funding Drought for ECE.
2. Increase Funding by $800 Million for:
* Fair Pay for Teachers and Staff
* More Early Childhood Education Slots for Working Families
* Safe, Decent Facilities for Our Children.