Early Childhood Advocacy Day is May 9th in Springfield!
There is strength in numbers! Join us in Springfield on May 9th to tell your elected officials how important it is to fully-fund early care and education programs in Illinois! This collaborative effort between Illinois Action for Children and the Ounce of Prevention Fund will train you on advocacy basics and give you the opportunity to participate in a rally and visit your legislators.
- 10 am: Advocacy Training, led by the Ounce of Prevention Fund, in Springfield on the morning of Advocacy Day (Registration required; space is limited so reserve your spot today!) REGISTRATION | REGISTRO
- 11 am: Rally for Early Care and Education, led by Illinois Action for Children, at the State Capitol following the conclusion of Advocacy Training. (To register for the Rally only, please fill out this form).
To register RSVP for the RALLY ONLY, please fill out this form. (link to RSVP form)
- After the rally concludes, we encourage you to visit/contact your legislators and put what you learned in the day’s training and rally into advocacy action!
This is an opportunity to come together with your fellow advocates at the State Capitol and tell legislators to support early childhood programs and services. Sign up today!
If you have questions, please contact [email protected]