News and Discussions

The latest news and discussions on the topics of family health, parent education and child development.

Helping parents improve and thrive through education

Helping parents improve and thrive through education Category: News March 8, 2019 Angelica Guerrero-Fuentes, Lead Bilingual Home Parent Educator for Any Baby Can’s Healthy & Fair Start Program, has been with us for 16 years and time after time has demonstrated her belief in the ability for parents to improve and thrive through education. This…

40th Anniversary Benefit Concert Features Shinyribs and Charley Crockett

40th Anniversary Benefit Concert Features Shinyribs and Charley Crockett Category: News February 26, 2019 Any Baby Can, the Austin-based nonprofit dedicated to strengthening families so children can succeed, announces its 40th Anniversary Benefit Concert. The event will be held at the Austin City Limits Live (ACL Live) at The Moody Theater on Friday, May 3,…

Closing in on $1M Goal for Childhood Cancer Support

Founders of the Harvest Classic set a goal in their inaugural year to raise $1 million by 2020. Proceeds from this year’s rally brought the total close to $750,000.

Making Memories at Camp Grey Dove

Making Memories at Camp Grey Dove Category: News June 18, 2018 This year, during the first week of June, 33 campers had a blast at our week-long, overnight summer camp. All of them had something in common – each camper has a sibling affected by cancer. Camp Grey Dove allows campers to process emotions and…

Any Baby Can Goes to Europe!

Any Baby Can Goes to Europe! Category: News May 24, 2018 Any Baby Can Chief Programs Officer, Alexandra Alfau, took a short break from overseeing our programs to share her knowledge on early childhood intervention (ECI) with the Republic of Georgia! Georgia, a small country that borders Turkey Russia and Armenia, was a part of…

Recognizing Passion and Commitment to Service

Recognizing Passion and Commitment to Service Category: News May 7, 2018 Each year, Any Baby Can honors one of its staff members with the Ruth Wells Award. Ruth Wells is a Family Education Instructor who’s been with Any Baby Can for 34 years! In her name, this award allows Any Baby Can to recognize a…

CHIP Update: Texas gets $135 million in extension funding

CHIP Update: Texas gets $135 million in extension funding Category: News December 19, 2017 This Christmas, families who rely on the Children’s Health Insurance (CHIP) will not be getting notices warning them that their children will be losing healthcare. Thanks to a $135 million funding extension delivered to Texas via the federal Centers for Medicare…

This is What the Harvest Classic Rally is All About

This is What the Harvest Classic Rally is All About Category: News November 14, 2017 For 15 years Harvest Classic has been building a legacy of hope for families facing cancer in Central Texas. Created by Russell Duke and several close friends, Harvest Classic is a motorcycle rally held each fall in Luckenbach, TX benefitting…

What’s up with CHIP? How the Children’s Health Insurance Program Affects Texans

What’s up with CHIP? How the Children’s Health Insurance Program Affects Texans Category: News November 12, 2017 Lately, there has been a lot of confusion surrounding the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), which provides low-cost health insurance to roughly 9 million children and hundreds of thousands of pregnant women who don’t qualify for Medicaid, but…

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