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Donor Spotlight: Paul R & WL Miller

My first memory of Paul R. and WL Miller is from when I was nine years old and had joined my dad on a work trip to the…

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Supporting High-Quality Programming with Implementation Science

Have you ever wondered what exactly Invest in Kids does and why exactly we do what we do? An article written by Michelle Neal, Nurse-Family Partnership Program Director,…

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A Baby Oasis at the Montezuma County Fair

Our team of NFP nurses in the Southwest corner of Colorado partnered with WIC and the Four Corners Breastfeeding Network to celebrate World Breastfeeding Week! Together, they provided…

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Thought Leaders in Community Health Nursing: IIK Educates Legislators

Nurse-Family Partnership Consultant, Allison Mosqueda, recently had the opportunity to speak to legislators from all over the nation about the importance of Nurse-Family Partnership’s community health nursing program…

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On Equitable Implementation Science

Amanda Fixsen, PhD here on the IIK blog everyone! Hello- I’m the Director of Implementation at IIK and, last week, I traveled to North Carolina to participate in…

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Thought Leaders in Early Childhood Evidence-Based Policy

Invest in Kids is excited to be one of 15 founding members of the Colorado Evidence-Based Policy Collaborative (the Collaborative). The Collaborative is made up of professionals from…

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Donor Spotlight: Lindsay & Doug Backman

Lindsay and Doug Backman can be described as two caring, engaged, and energetic parents whose lives as dual business owners raising two boys have them quite busy. We were…

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Imagine How it Feels: An Untold Story of Expectant Mothers

Imagine how it feels to be expecting a baby for the first time. Perhaps it is a time of great excitement and happy anticipation. A woman with an…

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Strengthening Families and Communities to Help Prevent Child Abuse & Neglect

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month—a good time to look at child abuse and neglect in Colorado. The statistics are shocking: Last year, the Colorado Child Abuse…

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Volunteer Q&A with Shelby Turner

I’m Ustina, the Development Coordinator at Invest in Kids. Since it’s Volunteer Appreciation Week, I want to recognize one of our all-star volunteers, Shelby Turner. Shelby is a…

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