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March 28, 2020

Spring 2020 Newsletter

Read our Spring 2020 Newsletter! Find out what we have been doing to help those in need during this public health emergency.

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March 26, 2020

DC KinCare Alliance and Ropes & Gray File Second Federal Lawsuit Against District of Columbia

New suit challenges CFSA’s ongoing, illegal practice of “Kinship Diversion.”

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March 13, 2020

DC KinCare Alliance Co-Founder and Executive Director Marla Spindel Receives Child Welfare League of America Champion for Children Award!

We are pleased to announce that Marla Spindel is one of the 100 CWLA Champions for Children!

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March 13, 2020

View Our FY 2020 and 2021 Goals!

See what we are hoping to accomplish for kinship families!

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January 11, 2019

DC KinCare Alliance Files Federal Lawsuit Challenging DC’s Unlawful, Discriminatory Kinship Diversion Practices

WASHINGTON, D.C. – DC KinCare Alliance and the law firm Ropes & Gray LLP have filed a
federal lawsuit against the District of Columbia and the D.C. Child and Family Services Agency
(CFSA) for violating the rights of multiple Plaintiffs under D.C. and federal laws.

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January 11, 2019

Review DC KinCare Alliance 2019 Accomplishments

Elected caregiver relative to corporate board of directors
Established Community Board to empower caregiver relatives to lead advocacy efforts

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January 6, 2019

Read Our Summer 2019 Newsletter

In response to the Trump Administration’s immigration policies as well as recent ICE raids here in DC, we submitted a recommendation to Councilmember Brianne Nadeau to amend the DC

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January 1, 2019

View Infographic on our Public Benefits Advocacy

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