Upside Down

The $400 Billion Federal Asset-Building Budget

…families buy homes, start businesses, put their children through college, and retire comfortably.

February 3, 2010

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Car Programs for Low-Income Families

Transporting Families Toward Financial Stability and Success

…% attributed increased earnings to having the car, 78% were more hopeful about their future and their children ... A car impacts all aspects of life. It doesn

January 1, 2007

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A Framework For Learning And Results In Community Change Initiatives

Imagine. Act. Believe

…and other information in ways that assure accountability to improved results for children and families ... children and families but to the community-driven vision and processes needed to generate those results ... Community change initiatives are accountable not just to long-term changes in outcomes for children

January 1, 2006

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…;s disadvantaged children. By embedding so much of the asset-building policy into the tax code as deductions

September 22, 2010

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Journey to Engagement

A First-Person Reflection on How to Engage Residents

In this report Garland Yates, Making Connections Site Team Leader in Denver, provides a firsthand account of his observations on the importance of engaging residents in community change. This report is part of “The Diarist Project” series of stories and reflections about the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s Making Connections Initiative.

January 1, 2005

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