Past Events

For recordings and presentations from past webinars, please click here.

 


Zero Weeks Screenings Hosted by MomsRising

Whether its cobbling time together to welcome a new child, struggling to work while caring for an ill spouse or dying parent, or trying to keep things afloat while seriously ill yourself, every day NC families struggle without access to paid leave. It doesn’t have to be this way.

On August 7th, join Congresswoman Alma Adams in Charlotte, NC for a free screening of the documentary Zero Weeks and a community discussion about America’s paid leave crisis. RSVP below.

On August 10th, join Congressman Butterfield in Wilson, NC for a free screening of the documentary Zero Weeks and a community discussion about America’s paid leave crisis. RSVP below.

Click here to read an article in The Wilson Times about this event.

 


Strolling Thunder: A Think Babies™ NC Advocacy Day
April 9, 2019, Raleigh, NC


Babies, parents, early educators, and other early childhood advocates came to Raleigh on April 9, 2019 to call attention to what babies and families in North Carolina need to thrive. This event was co-sponsored by our partners at MomsRising and the NC Association for the Education of Young Children (NCAEYC) and took place during the national Week of the Young Child. Attendees met policymakers, enjoyed family-friendly activities and story time with legislators, and had an opportunity to share their stories and make their voices heard for children and families in our state.

Click here to read an article in EdNC about this event.

Click here for a photo album from this event.

 


North Carolina Early Childhood Summit
February 27, 2019, Raleigh, NC

Click here to see UNC-TV videos from the event.

Click here for a handout on the NC Early Childhood Action Plan.

Click here to read more about this event.

 


Think Babies™ NC Legislative Briefing and Breakfast
February 27, 2019, Raleigh, NC

Click here for the presentation from Dr. Jack Shonkoff, Director, Center on the Developing Child, Harvard University.

Click here for the agenda and list of speakers.

 


Strolling Thunder™ 2018
June 7, 2018, Raleigh, NC

Click here to see the ABC 11 News story about this event. 

Click here to watch our video about the event on Facebook.

Click here for a photo album from this event.​

 



Building Strong Foundations for Babies
April 4, 2018, Raleigh, NC

Click here to download a pdf of the presentations and handouts. 

Click here for the links to the recordings, including the keynote address and all powerpoint presentations.​​