Casey Connects: Winter/Spring 2003

Exploring the Role of the Faith Community in Family Strengthening

By the Annie E. Casey Foundation

December 21, 2003

Summary

This issue of Casey Connects explores the powerful role that faith organizations can play in supporting children, families and communities. Smaller stories spotlight Casey-celebrated movers and shakers and the Foundation’s commitment to helping residents of East Baltimore benefit from a local development project.

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Key Takeaway

Casey is empowering faith-based organizations to do more to enhance outcomes for children, families and neighborhoods

Casey’s Faith and Families Agenda aims to support faith-based organizations in the following 4 ways: 1) strengthen their connections with communities and families; 2) expand their strategies to promote family economic success; 3) bolster their networks to better support families; and 3) support leadership development opportunities for their members.    

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