“Project 100” Launches to Provide $1,000 Direct Digital Payments to 100,000 Families Hard Hit by COVID Crisis
April 21, 2020 10:00 ET | Stand for Children
NEW YORK, April 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Stacey Abrams helped announce the launch of Project 100, an unprecedented cash assistance campaign led by GiveDirectly, Propel, and Stand for...
MIDDLE SCHOOL KINDNESS CHALLENGE EXPANDS AND ANNOUNCES ITS NEW NAME AND BRAND
June 12, 2019 15:51 ET | Stand for Children
PORTLAND, ORE, June 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Middle School Kindness Challenge (MSKC), a program of Stand for Children, announced today that it has expanded from its original mission of...
STAND FOR CHILDREN OREGON CELEBRATES MAJOR VICTORY AS FIRST OF IT’S KIND LEGISLATION FOR CAREER TECHNICAL EDUCATION RECEIVES FULL FUNDING
May 21, 2019 11:02 ET | Stand for Children
Portland, OR, May 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For Immediate Release May 21, 2019   Media contact: Jessica Mayorga jmayorga@stand.org 202-549-4896     Stand for Children Oregon...
FIRST-IN-NATION LAW TO REDUCE BARRIERS TO ADVANCED CLASSES FOR ALL STUDENTS ADOPTED IN WASHINGTON STATE
May 07, 2019 14:39 ET | Stand for Children
Olympia, WA, May 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Washington state has become the first in the country to break down historic access barriers and adopt an automatic enrollment policy for advanced math,...
Parents react to Arizona Passing Legislation to Reverse Decades of Isolating English Language Learner Students
February 26, 2019 13:24 ET | Stand for Children
Phoenix, Arizona, Feb. 26, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Earlier this month, Arizona Governor Doug Ducey signed Senate Bill 1014 into law, reinventing the landscape for students to learn English faster....