The 2019 Florette Angel Memorial Child Advocacy Award was presented to Paola Maranan. The full award announcement highlights Paola's dynamic leadership as Executive Director of Children's Alliance, mentor to many, and advocate for mitigating barriers of racim and poverty for children.  

Paola Maranan, winner of the 2019 Florette Angel award, with Partnership Board Co-Chairs  John Brandon and Tasha Green Cruzat
Paola Maranan, winner of the 2019 Florette Angel Award, with nominator Lauren Necochea of Voices for Idaho Children, and nomination  supporters Ken Taylor of Kids Forward (Wisconsin) and Annie McKay, Kansas Action for Children.




We are featured in Mediaplanet’s Community Development campaign covering topics ranging from affordable housing in the U.S. to highlighting the organizations making a difference in underserved communities throughout America.

The editorial "Want healthy kids? Cover their parents" by Deborah Stein, Network Director, and members Michelle Hughes (NC Child) and Denise Tanata (Children's Advocacy Alliance) is available here.

The campaign was distributed through USA TODAY on Sept. 26th, 2018 and is published online. For the full campaign, visit: