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December 2018 Events & Updates, No. 2
Make your voice heard!

Join a Discussion on the Power to the Profession
Initiative on Friday, 12/7
&
Submit a comment opposing Trump’s latest attack on immigrant families by Monday, 12/10
Hello,

At our last SFCCPA Community meeting — bringing a little of the NAEYC conference to SF — we announced a First 5 SF collaboration with NAEYC and the NAEYC Asian Interest Forum. The event will be this Friday morning. See details and register below. 

Our October SFCCPA Community meeting focused on being prepared in your community and at your site to support immigrants, as well as the Trump Administration's Public Charge proposals, broadening the programs considered in the determination. See more information here on Public Charge. Please see the National Immigration Law Center request below. Take action on this important issue — submit your comments today.

Thanks for all you do for San Francisco’s children and families. 

Sincerely,
Sara Hicks-Kilday, Director
San Francisco Child Care Providers' Association
All Hands on Deck for a More Defined, Unified, and Supported ECE Profession:
A Discussion on the Power to the Profession Initiative

Presented by the NAEYC Asian Interest Forum in Partnership with First 5 San Francisco

Friday, December 7
9:30 AM – 12 PM
1390 Market Street, Room 1125
Free

Through the Power to the Profession initiative, early childhood educators around the country are having important conversations to establish a shared framework around the competencies, qualifications, and compensation for our profession. 

Your voice is needed! 

We invite you to join us for an overview of Power to the Profession, followed by a discussion about the risks, rewards, impacts, and consequences of this initiative. 
Event Flyer
Read the letter from the P2P People of Color Caucus, NAEYC Interest Forums:

From April 10, 2018, by the P2P People of Color Caucus, NAEYC Interest Forums: 

Asian Interest Forum 
Black Caucus Interest Forum
Diversity and Equity Education for Adults Interest Forum 
Latino Interest Forum 
Tribal and Indigenous Early Childhood Network
P2P Invitation Letter to Asian Early Childhood Educators from NAEYC
6 days left! Submit a comment before the deadline

There’s 6 days left to submit a comment opposing Trump’s latest attack on immigrant families.
 
If finalized, this regulation that would force immigrants to make the heartbreaking decision between providing for their families and having a permanent future in the United States.
 
But the Trump administration is required, by law, to review each unique comment that they receive. Submit a comment before December 10 to help stop this cruel rule >>>


You have 6 DAYS LEFT to fight back and submit a comment. ACT NOW to #ProtectFamilies >>>
 
Let’s stand together to protect immigrants and their families because when Trump harms immigrants, he harms all communities.
 
Thank you,
National Immigration Law Center