Children’s Defense Fund (CDF) Founder and President Marina Wright Edelman attended a number of events
in California the week of May 28th
. One of the featured events was the second annual symposium on the status of children’s health in Santa Clara County (also featured in the San Jose Mercury News
). Edelman’s presentation included statistics highlighting challenges facing children, especially children of color, and a call to action for the continued and united fight for a national system of health coverage for children that is “affordable, seamless, and accessible.