Because they are the foundation for our future society, and if they are not getting the education they need and deserve now, what does that say about things to come?
That's why I stand for children. How about you?
As our celebration of our 20th anniversary continues, members all across our states explain why they stand for children. Check out their stories, personal reflections, and thoughts on what Stand means to them.
Meet the members
Meet Washington parent leader, Dakoda Foxx, who is passionate about helping the children in need in her state.
Meet Texas educator member, David McDaniel, who was inspired by the way Stand creates change in his community.
Meet Massachusetts grandparent leader, Soraya Harley, a longtime member who has been crucial to advocating for pre-K in MA.
Keep an eye out for more member stories to show why, after 20 years, we're still Standing strong.