Twentieth-Anniversary Fellowship Class Announced
The Annie E. Casey Foundation has selected 16 leaders from across the country as its 2013-2014 Children and Family Fellows. These accomplished public systems administrators, nonprofit leaders and community development professionals will use the 20-month fellowship to work toward specific, measurable improvements for children and families.
Blueprints for Healthy Youth Development Connects Government Agencies, Community Organizations with Proven Cost-Effective Programs
Schools, government agencies and community-based organizations have a new tool to help them identify and fund scientifically proven programs with a track record of promoting children’s health and development. Blueprints for Healthy Youth Development, a new interactive website being unveiled today, makes it easy to select cost-effective programs that help children reach their full potential.
About the Annie E. Casey Foundation
The Annie E. Casey Foundation is one of the largest private foundations in the nation, with assets of more than $2.3 billion. The Foundation provides about $190 million in grants each year and is ranked among the top philanthropies for charitable giving. Established in 1948 by Jim Casey, one of the founders of UPS, the Foundation’s primary mission is to foster public policies, human services, and community supports that more effectively meet the needs of vulnerable children and families.