Atlanta, Georgia, is an Annie E. Casey Foundation civic site—a city with Casey connections and long-term commitments. Casey has invested in an area of impoverished neighborhoods known as NPU-V. Using its signature two-generation approach, the initiative targets grade-level reading for kids and financial stability for parents while building a safe and stable community for all. This brochure details the Atlanta Civic Site efforts and invites partners to support expansion of the work. 

May 2, 2011

In This Report, You’ll Learn

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    How the Atlanta Civic Site implemented Casey’s two-generation approach.

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    Why local partnerships are important for the success of this work.

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    Who is being helped in this local community makeover effort.

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    How you can partner with Casey to help expand the project.

Key Takeaway

Investing in strategies that improve communities

The Atlanta Civic Site is investing in a strategy that combines sustainable and affordable housing, high-achieving schools, well-paying neighborhood jobs, public safety and opportunities for families to improve their communities.

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