Connecting Young Adults to Employment

Results From a National Survey of Service Providers

This report shares findings from a national survey conducted by the Aspen Institute Workforce Strategies Initiative. It tells how 340 organizations across the country are working to connect young adults with employment. Service providers reveal go-to strategies, common connection roadblocks and job qualities that matter most to America’s youngest workers. Readers will also learn about research opportunities, investment ideas and policy and practice improvements aimed at helping young adults succeed in today’s labor market. 

January 19, 2016

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Year-End Giving Tips for Year-Round Impact

The High Impact Year-End Giving Guide can help individuals as well as organizations with due diligence on their end-of-year charitable giving. The guide — developed by the Center for High Impact Philanthropy —  presents good opportunities, free resources and global suggestions for securing the most impact from your philanthropic dollars.

December 14, 2015

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Building from the Ground Up

An Innovative Approach to Community Development in Baltimore’s Oliver Neighborhood

Introducing Oliver. It’s a Baltimore neighborhood that’s seen better days. It’s also the inspiring story of resident engagement, innovative fundraising and a community that’s transforming hundreds of homes in an effort to change its next chapter.

November 10, 2015

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