Casey Connects: Winter 2002

Foundation Group Looks to Bolster Families’ Bottom Line

By the Annie E. Casey Foundation

December 22, 2002

Summary

This issue of Casey Connects tells how the Foundation is ramping up efforts to help low-income families succeed. Smaller stories include a note of recognition page, a conference spotlight and a look at how one county in Oregon is making fairer detention decisions in the wake of Casey-led juvenile justice reforms.   

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Key Takeaway

The bottom line? Families need a secure financial base for their children to thrive

Casey is championing a coordinated, results-oriented and sustainable strategy for helping low-income families build brighter futures. The game plan is simple: Help people find good jobs and make the most of their money so that they can support their children and set them on a path to success.   

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