First 5 Parent Volunteers Advocate for Young Children in Sacramento

Parent leaders from First 5 Contra Costa’s Regional Groups joined 750 participants at the 15th annual Immigrant Advocacy Day in Sacramento earlier this summer to educate legislators about the needs and challenges facing young immigrant children and children of immigrant parents.

Regional Group members, who participate in one panerai replica of three groups organized and supported by First 5 Contra Costa, met with local lawmakers including Senator Mark DeSaulnier, Assemblywoman Nancy Skinner, and Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan. Continue reading