We’re Empowering Arkansans to Be the Voice for Kids

Arkansas citizens overwhelmingly support investing in our kids, and especially early education.

This is key because research shows the first five years of children’s lives are critically important for their development.

We’re committed to ensuring all children succeed in school and life.

Upcoming Events

SCAN volunteer advocates are on the ground throughout Arkansas, and gather once a month to plan how to make a difference for kids in their communities.

That meeting takes place online and/or on the phone the third Tuesday of every month.

For more information and to join, please contact Samantha Meyer at [email protected].

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Invest in Head Start

High-quality early childhood education programs like Head Start and Early Head Start help low-income kids receive an equal opportunity to thrive. Since its creation, Head Start has helped prepare more than 33 million American children for kindergarten and beyond.

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SCAN Staff Contact

Samantha Meyer
Mobilization Manager

Samantha joined SCAN in 2018 following a year on tour with U2, first managing The ONE Campaign’s U2 partnership and most recently as the band’s environmental sustainability lead. Prior to road life, Sam worked on mobilization teams at Global Zero and The ONE Campaign. When not campaigning, you’ll most likely find Sam at a live music venue, listening to a podcast or with her 20+ houseplants.

[email protected]

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