Remembering MaryLee Allen

Last week, the world lost MaryLee Allen, the longtime leader on child welfare policy for the Children’s Defense Fund. Allen, who had a hand in most of the federal legislation passed on the issue in […]


CDF’s First National Conference in Nearly 10 Years

The Children’s Defense Fund (CDF) will gather 3,000 educators, researchers, teachers, and advocates to host its first national conference in nearly ten years from July 22nd – 25th in Cincinnati, Ohio. This year’s conference, Pursuing […]