Jeff Schnaufer | First 5 LA Writer/Editor

What a long, extraordinary trip it’s been.

First 5 LA’s journey toward shaping legislation in Sacramento in 2018 that began last fall has racked up some impressive – and unique – numbers.

Propelled by planes, their brains and automobiles, members of First 5 LA’s Public Policy and Government Affairs team trekked tirelessly to 100 meetings with elected officials throughout Los Angeles County and in Sacramento in order to support, help shape and advocate for new laws that would benefit young children and their families in California (see related article here).

From four wheels to four legs, here’s a “by the numbers” breakdown of the team’s travelling highlights, courtesy of First 5 LA Graphic Designer Gustavo Mu?iz:

Pride Month 2023: All Out with Pride

Pride Month 2023: All Out with Pride

June 2023 All Out With Pride! Words and sentiments to celebrate in 2023, as Los Angeles County lifts-up this year’s Pride Month theme in recognition of the contributions made, culture celebrated, challenges faced, voices shared, those lost, and the activism of allies...