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Fort Collins Condemns Rise of Xenophobic Behaviors

Chief Swoboda of Fort Collins Police Services put out a public message today condemning an increase in xenophobic behavior towards Asian residents due to COVID-19. We’re grateful to see a city leader use their platform to encourage inclusive, informed, and engaged communities. We want to hear from our Asian family leaders throughout Colorado: how have […]

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Self-Care for the Culture During These COVID Times

Thanks to the National Parent Leadership Institute for sharing this inspirational graphic from RacialHealthEquity.org and the reminder that now more than ever political and community care is about our collective interests, not just those of individuals. #connected

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Students of Color in the Spotlight: Michelle Obama Weekly Story Time

Michelle Obama Weekly Story Time What a great way to take a break, Mondays at 10:00 AM MDT for the next few weeks. This is also a really great opportunity for kids of color seeing themselves spotlighted and reflected in a positive, educational way! Families can tune in to the livestream on PBS Kids’ Facebook page and YouTube […]

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Keeping ahead of COVID-19

This rapidly evolving coronavirus (COVID-19) has imposed an unsettling, fluid situation upon our community and its businesses. While the team here still aims to maintain a “business as usual” approach, we are making a number of significant changes to our operations to account for a situation that is far from normal.