Leaders for a Lifetime

Celebrating 20 Years of the Annie E. Casey Foundation's Children and Family Fellowship

Posted January 1, 2013
By the Annie E. Casey Foundation
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Twenty years ago, the Annie E. Casey Foundation recognized that without strong leadership, their investments alone would not make measurable, lasting improvements in child and family well-being. Acting on this conviction, the Foundation developed the Children and Family Fellowship, a 20-month executive leadership program. This results-driven leadership program nurtures a unique cadre of professionals willing and able to do the hard and necessary work of improving outcomes for children and families. This reflective report tells their story. 

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Key Takeaway

The 93 alumni and 16 current Fellows are in key leadership positions around the country

The Fellowship strives to increase the pool of diverse, visionary leaders with the confidence and competence to lead and sustain major social change benefiting large numbers of children and families.