Operationalizing Equity

Putting the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s Racial and Ethnic Equity and Inclusion Framework Into Action

Grantmaking organizations across the country are making race and ethnic equity a priority. In this report, the Annie E. Casey Foundation shares its own journey in implementing equity throughout its operations.

July 27, 2017

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The Road to Adulthood

Aligning Child Welfare Practice With Adolescent Brain Development

With knowledge of how the adolescent brain matures, adults can do more to ensure that the road leaving foster care will take young people to self-sufficiency and successful adulthood. And this guide tells how.

July 22, 2017

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Advancing Two-Generation Approaches

Developing an Infrastructure to Address Parent and Child Needs Together

This brief examines how seven sites across the country are evolving, at an operational level, to better support two-generation approaches. This is the second installment in a series that explores the common challenges organizations face when addressing the needs of children and parents at the same time.

July 6, 2017

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Changing the Narrative About Youth of Color in Atlanta

In collaboration with community partners, the Casey Foundation recently launched (ad)Vantage Point — a program developed by local artist Fahamu Pecou to provide young men of color from Maynard Jackson High School with an opportunity to share their experiences and perspectives using art.

May 24, 2017

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Casey Seeks Grant Proposals for Trauma-Response Pilot in Atlanta

The Casey Foundation is seeking proposals from community members interested in leading a trauma-response pilot in NPU-V through a grant of up to $60,000. The pilot would equip residents with violence prevention and intervention skills and other tools to improve neighborhood safety. Individuals, nonprofits and community-based organizations are welcome to apply.

May 2, 2017

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Inspiring New Ways of Thinking and Acting to End Hunger

Feeding America, a nationwide network of food banks, has launched a major multiyear initiative to address the root causes of hunger. This groundbreaking work calls for new leadership skills and strategies, which is why Feeding America has turned to the Annie E. Casey Foundation to provide training in results-based leadership.   

April 17, 2017

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