Do we really need a national Food Day?
Does what we do really make a difference?
Cybercrime: Do you know where your children are (online)?
Who says fund-raising can’t be fun?
Who wouldn’t want to stop child abuse?
Happy 6th Birthday, KITK!
What’s in a name?
Even If Your Kid’s Not a Bully, We Bet She Knows One
According to the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, surveys indicate that as many as half of all children are bullied at some time during their school years, and at least 10% are bullied on a regular basis. The Junior Leaguestake this problem seriously. In fact, supporting the welfare of our children has been a central focus across our 109-year-history.
Happy Mother’s Day from 1 California Legislator & 17 Junior Leagues!
Perinatal depression is a critical health issue for many new mothers. In fact, national studies estimate 1 in 5 women suffer from postpartum depression and related disorders – 80% of whom go undiagnosed and untreated because they are uninsured, underinsured, or lack access to comprehensive health care. There may be as many as 800,000 new cases in the United States each year.
Helping Kids Walk Away from Fast Food
We believe education has to begin at home – but schools and communities also play a critical role.