Welcome to National Family Week!

November 21 – 27, 2010


Connections Count, For Everyone

Businesses and corporations can enhance the well-being of their employees, community, and customers by supporting National Family Week’s commitment to children and families. Please inform us of your National Family Week plans.

National Family Week can work for you! Your business can benefit in the following ways:

  • Meet strategic goals
  • Enhance relationships with policymakers and others
  • Gain visibility and recognition
  • Enhance your organization’s image as a leader and voice for children and families

Not sure how to get started? Here a simple suggestions of how you can participate!

  • Encourage employees to participate in local National Family Week events.
  • Offer family-friendly options to employees such as flexible hours and time off to attend school functions.
  • Conduct an awareness campaign on behalf of National Family Week.
  • Present a National Family Week Advocacy Award at a special meeting or conference to an individual who has worked to strengthen the lives of children and families. A professionally designed certificate will include the name of your recipient and is available at no charge from the Alliance for Children and Families.
  • Launch a policy platform or announce a family-strengthening initiative during National Family Week.
  • Connect legislative agenda to National Family Week and engage elected officials and leaders to support initiatives that position families to succeed.
  • Make a public commitment to take action in support of policies that better the lives of vulnerable children and families.
  • Write a letter to the editor.
  • Include a statement on your web site.
  • Inform your employees, board members, and community about National Family Week in your various communication vehicles.