AdvoCasey: Winter 2005

Double Jeopardy: AdvoCasey Explores the High Cost of Being Poor

This edition of AdvoCasey documents the high cost of being poor in eye-opening detail — including the immense cost of credit paid by many low-income families. AdvoCasey is a seasonal publication with themed issues that spotlight programs and policies making measurable differences in the lives of kids and families.

December 21, 2005

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The Eye of the Storm

Ten Years on the Front Lines of New Futures

…, comprehensive, public private approaches to the multiple problems of “at-risk” children

January 1, 1999

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Investing in New Orleans

Lessons for Philanthropy in Public Housing Redevelopment

This report ex­amines how philanthropy shaped the overall approach to community change and public housing development in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina. The document uses Casey’s role as an example and its per­spective on the process as a lens to focus on efforts that were results-oriented, resident-focused, multi-generational and economi­cally sustainable.

December 1, 2013

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Building Support for Innovation Inside Child Welfare Agencies

Tools for Rebuilding Foster Care

…within child welfare organizations. Multiple tools are described and applied within the context of one ... of four child welfare change scenarios. The document includes an overview of systems thinking and lists ... How organization development tools can be effectively used in child welfare. ... The range of organization development tools and how they can be applied in the child welfare system.

August 10, 2001

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The Anchor Dashboard

Aligning Institutional Practice to Meet Low-Income Community Needs

…Promise: Improving Outcomes for Low-Income Children, Families and Communities, and provides infomation ... on the community and, in particular, their impact on the welfare of low-income children and families in those

August 1, 2013

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Atlanta’s Early Learning and Literary Resource Center to Partner with Educare

…in the nation. Educare is a research-based early learning program that serves children at risk of academic ... that often forms between low-income children and their higher-income peers. By joining this network ... , the ELLRC can increase its effectiveness in preparing NPU-V children for reading proficiency and lifelong ... to ensure all children in the Dunbar Learning Complex are proficient readers by the end of third grade

September 3, 2012

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