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 or call 415.343.4711.
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,” comments 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 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 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 (quote from Children’s Council CEO Gina Fromer)
6/22/2020: Medium: “The Pandemics Rage On. Who Will Take Care of the Children?” by 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
5/8/2020: San Francisco Chronicle (front page Bay Area section): Popular Summer Camp in Bankruptcy
5/1/2020: San Francisco Chronicle: What Does Feminism Look Like Without Child Care? It’s Not Pretty
4/5/2020: San Francisco Chronicle: A Working Parent’s Shelter-in-Place Quandary – Pay for Child Care They Can’t Use?
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?