Children’s Council maintains and leverages relationships with local and state media influencers in order to amplify our message to the greater public through print, digital and broadcast outlets.
If you are a member of the media and have questions about child care and early education, child development, or any other family issues, we are here for you. Please contact our Communications department.
9/30/2021: EdSource: “Will Biden’s reconciliation bill transform early childhood education?” including commentary by CEO Gina Fromer
8/9/2021: KTVU-2: “If you’re having trouble finding child care, you’re not alone” with commentary by Children’s Council CEO Gina Fromer
7/23/2021: KTVU-2: “Newsom Signs $2.6 billion child care and early education bill” with comments by Children’s Council’s Philip Mayard
7/14/2021: Univision SF: “Desde enero todos los niños que cumplan 4 años se pueden registrar al prekínder” (“Starting in January, all children who turn 4 years old can register for pre-kindergarten”) with commentary by Children’s Council’s Claudia Quinonez.
7/13/2021: ABC-7: “Child Tax Credit: Most families with kids to receive thousands of dollars” with comments by Chief Advancement Officer Amie Latterman and Parent Voices activist Lily Marquez
6/9/2021: Redfin: “How to Baby-Proof Your Home in One Weekend” with tips by Children’s Council
6/1/2021: Univision SF: “Legisladores impulsan plan de infraestructura que daría prioridad a educación” (Legislators promote infrastructure plan that would prioritize education), including commentary by Children’s Council’s Yvette Renteria
5/6/2021: San Francisco Chronicle: “S.F. shifts $3.75 million from law enforcement budgets to support Black business communities,” funded organizations include Children’s Council of San Francisco
4/29/2021: ABC-7: “Reactions pour in after President Joe Biden addresses the nation,” including commentary by Children’s Council CEO Gina Fromer
4/29/2021: EdSource: “What President Biden’s recovery plan for families means for California’s children,” including commentary by Children’s Council CEO Gina Fromer
4/28/2021: PRESS RELEASE: Children’s Council Celebrates the Long-Awaited Passage of “Baby Prop C” by California Supreme Court
4/1/2021: Univision: “Programas y Servicios del Children’s Council” an interview with Children’s Council Chief Strategy & Impact Officer Yvette Renteria
3/11/2021: EdSource: Children’s Council CEO Gina Fromer comments on “What the Federal Stimulus Bill Means to California’s Child Care Sector”
3/11/2021: KQED News Radio: Children’s Council CEO Gina Fromer responds to a new report from the Federal Reserve Bank about the child care crisis in California
2/5/2021: EdSource: “How the Biden Administration Will Impact California’s Child Care Crisis,” with commentary by Children’s Council CEO Gina Fromer
2/1/2021: SF Bayview: Mayor London Breed announces $25 million early education economic recovery program,” with commentary by Children’s Council CEO Gina Fromer
1/26/2021: KALW Radio: “Through the Night” Documents The U.S. Child Care Crisis,” a panel with Children’s Council CEO Gina Fromer and filmmaker Loira Limbal
12/17/2020: San Francisco Chronicle: “It is Life Consuming,” life at a 24-hour child care program, with commentary by Children’s Council CEO Gina Fromer
12/11/2020: KQED TV: “Child Care System Stressed by Pandemic,” an interview with Children’s Council Chief Advancement Officer Amie Latterman and filmmaker Loira Limbal
11/2/2020: Redfin: 17 Solutions for Working from Home and Parenting, with a quote from Children’s Council CEO Gina Fromer
9/25/2020: KTVU: San Francisco nonprofit helps home-based child daycare operators
8/7/2020: Telemundo 48: Centros de cuidado de niños batallan durante la pandemia
8/3/2020: ABC-7 live panel with Children’s Council CEO Gina Fromer: Experts address COVID-19’s impact on the future of preschool, daycare
8/3/2020: ABC-7: A Day in the Life of a San Francisco Preschool, featuring Children’s Council 2019 Family Child Care Provider Champion Barbara Ng
7/28/2020: KQED News: San Francisco Child Care Providers Are Hurting During Coronavirus Pandemic, with commentary by Children’s Council CEO Gina Fromer
7/27/2020: KQED Forum with Michael Krasny: “COVID-19 Prompts Child Care Crisis Across California” with commentary by Children’s Council
6/29/2020: San Francisco Examiner Op-Ed by Children’s Council CEO Gina M. Fromer: “What Kind of World Will We Leave Behind for Our Children?”
10/5/2020: Bay Area Reporter: SF Mayor nominates gay man to SFMTA board with quote from Children’s Council CEO Gina Fromer
6/22/2020: Medium: “The Pandemics Rage On. Who Will Take Care of the Children?” by Children’s Council CEO Gina M. Fromer
6/11/2020: KCBS Radio: Ask An Expert About Child Care, an interview with Children’s Council CEO Gina M. Fromer and Child Care Law Center’s Kim Kruckel
6/1/2020: San Francisco News: Officials Secure $1 Million to Support Child Care Providers
5/27/2020: Univision: Guarderías y centros de cuidado empiezan a implementar nuevos protocolos de seguridad (Nurseries and care centers begin to implement new security protocols)
5/8/2020: San Francisco Chronicle (front page): “Who Will Watch the Kids? Bay Area Child Care Providers Shutting Down” with commentary by Children’s Council CEO Gina Fromer
5/8/2020: San Francisco Chronicle (front page Bay Area section): Popular Summer Camp in Bankruptcy
5/1/2020: ABC-7: “Home-based child care programs searching for answers during shelter-in-place” with commentary by Children’s Council CEO Gina Fromer
5/1/2020: San Francisco Chronicle: “What Does Feminism Look Like Without Child Care? It’s Not Pretty.” by Children’s Council Board Chair Anna Nordberg
4/5/2020: San Francisco Chronicle: “A Working Parent’s Shelter-in-Place Quandary – Pay for Child Care They Can’t Use?” with commentary by Children’s Council Chief Advancement Amie Latterman
7/29/2019: KALW Radio Panel with CEO Gina M. Fromer: The Rising Cost of Child Care
7/12/2019: It’s official — “Baby Prop C” is safe!
3/14/2019: El Tecolote: Anti-Tax Advocacy Group Tries to Block SF Voter-Sponsored Funding for Education
2/3/2019: San Jose Mercury News: The Crushing Quest Bay Area Parents Face for Child Care
2/1/2019: ABC7: The Trauma of Parental Separation
11/1/2018: USA Today: Children’s Council’s Healthy Apple Program Makes National News
6/21/2018: Prop C — A Victory for our City
6/6/2018: Bay Area Reporter — Children’s Council was a proponent of Proposition C.
5/26/2018: San Francisco Chronicle — Executive Director Sandee Blechman: “San Francisco has a well-thought-out plan and clear priorities for how to use funds generated by Prop. C”
5/17/2018: KQED Radio “Prop C Universal Childcare for San Francisco.”
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8/16/16: Child Care is Good for Business
11/6/2015: Share Your Voice: Urgent Community Events
7/7/2015: In response to Washington Post: Is Universal Child Care the Next Big Liberal Cause?