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August 2015 Newsletter

Kansas City will help lead national network in early learning strategies

Funder Shout Out

The Family Conservancy receives $100,000 Kansas Health Foundation healthy living grant

Summer Camps Guide on KCTV5

Betsy's Retirement in The Star

TFC Partners with KC Star on Summer Camps Guide

Talk, Read, Play on KCTV5

TFC Named No. 3 United Way Recipient

Child Care Response to 2014 State of the Union Address

TFC Staff in the Media -- January 2014

Betsy R. Vander Velde announces December 2014 retirement as President and CEO of The Family Conservancy

April 2013 eNewsletter

Remembering Adele Hall


Parenting Tips on July 1 Fox 4 Morning News: How to Handle Back Talk 


Parenting Tips on June 17 Fox 4 Morning News: What to Allow With Allowances 


Sign up for a parenting class starting in July 


Vote now to name the agency as your top pick for Nickelodeon's Parents' Picks Award. 


Parenting Tips on June 3 Fox 4 Morning News: Summer Sun Safety 


Charity Navigator awards The Family Conservancy its coveted 4-star rating for fiscal management. 


Parenting Tips on May 20 Fox 4 Morning News: Introducing a New Baby to Your Children 


More than 80 providers joined us to celebrate Provider Appreciation Day 


Parenting Tips on May 6 Fox 4 Morning News: More Than Chicken Nuggets


Parenting Tips on April 15 Fox 4 Morning News:Cool Ideas for Your Hot Buttons


Save the Date: Family Achievement Night is set for Oct. 23


Child Abuse Prevention Month  - Tip of the Day


Parenting Tips on April 1 Fox 4 Morning News: School's Almost Out!


Provider Appreciation Day Event


The Family Conservancy releases its 22nd Annual School’s Out! Guide


Parenting Tips on March 18 Fox 4 Morning News: Make Reading Rock


Parenting Tips on March 4 Fox 4 Morning News: Prevent Your Child From Bullying Others


Parenting Tips on Feb. 19 Fox 4 Morning News: Washing Germs Away


Parenting Tips on Feb. 6 Fox 4 Morning News: Dental Health Impacts Physical Health 


Parenting Tips on Jan. 15 Fox 4 Morning News: Instilling Kindness and Compassion in Children


Sign up for a parenting class starting in late January


Welcome caregivers who recently lost their CACFP food program sponsor.  Learn more about the food program.


Parenting Tips on Jan. 1 Fox 4 Morning News: Dressing Your Child for the Cold


Parenting Tips on Dec. 18 Fox 4 Morning News: New Year's Resolutions ... Family Style


Parenting Tips on Fox 4 News: Toy Safety


House Passes Charitable IRA Rollover Extension 


Parenting Tips on Fox 4 News: Reduce Holiday Stress for Your Child


Family Achievement Night Fundraiser Exceeds Goal 


Parenting Tips on Fox 4 News: Choosing Quality Child Care


Parenting Tips on Fox 4 News: Postpartum Depression


Parenting Tips on Fox 4 News: Can Children Get Depressed?


2007 Early Education Fall Symposium


Drawing Winner from Toy Collection


Bid on Enticing Items


Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce B2B Expo


Parenting Tips on Sept. 17 Fox 4 Morning News: Parenting Resources on the Web


Toy Collection at Oak Park Mall on Sept. 22


Surf the web, support The Family Conservancy!


Parenting Tips on Sept. 3 Fox 4 Morning News: Parent-Teacher Partnerships


Parenting Tips on Aug. 20 Fox 4 Morning News: Home Alone


Family Voices Newsletter: August 2007 Issue Released


Agency Receives $90,000 Grant From the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City


Parenting Tips on Aug. 6 Fox 4 Morning News: Overcoming Bedtime Battles 


Parenting tips on July 31 Fox 4 Morning News: Back to School


Parenting Tips on July 16 Fox 4 Morning News: Parenting Myths


Parenting Tips on July 2 Fox 4 Morning News: Hidden Dangers


Parenting Tips on June 18 Fox 4 Morning News: Co-Parenting


You Can Help “Build a Lifetime of Success” at Upcoming Family Achievement Night fundraising event


2006 Annual Review (PDF)