Our Children TV Talk Show

Our Children TV Show hosts Ileana Varela and James R. Haj

Our Children is a half hour talk show that airs 4-6 times a year on our new day and time, Sundays at 12:30 p.m. on WSVN 7. Taped in Miami-Dade County studios, segments focus on issues, programs, and services of critical importance to families with children. The hosts are James R. Haj, president and CEO of The Children's Trust, and Ileana Varela, from the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine at FIU.

Next Episode

August 19, 2018

Back-to-School
From school safety to school choice and a preview of the largest back-to-school resource fair in Miami-Dade County, The Children’s Trust Family Expo. Plus, how participating in #Read30 will keep your kids on top of their game all year long.

Latest Episode

July 8, 2018

Champions for Children Awards Ceremony
Recognizing the unparalleled achievements of local trailblazers who are improving the lives of children and families in Miami-Dade County.

Past Episodes

May 6, 2018

Getting Ready for the Summer!
From summer camps to summer jobs; increasing your child’s vocabulary to make them star readers; a preview of our summer #Read30 campaign; and the results of the countywide Young Talent Big Dreams competition!

 

February 17, 2018

Teaching our teens about leadership through civic engagement; offering youth opportunities to shine through the Young Talent Big Dreams competition; and helping young children learn about black history with top picks from Miami Dade County Public Libraries.

 

November 4, 2017

Episode descriptions are available on our YouTube Channel under each video.

 

August 19, 2017

 

April 29, 2017

 

March 4, 2017

 

Visit our YouTube Channel to view our entire library of Our Children episodes.

Advertising and Sponsorship Opportunities

Reach families by advertising on or becoming a sponsor. Revenues will help underwrite the program and make it possible to increase the number of programs produced. The first show reached 12,500 households.

Expand your reach as our viewership grows. Download rate cards for advertising and sponsorship opportunities.

If you have any questions please contact Sandra Camacho at sandra@thechildrenstrust.org.