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Felipe Franco: Bringing Results-Based Thinking to NYC’s Juvenile Justice Agency

Fellow Felipe Franco works to support best practices for youth involved with the juvenile justice system. Read how his participation in the Casey Foundation's Children and Family Fellowship supports his work.

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A recent evaluation of the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s Children and Family Fellowship included case studies of individual Fellows who are working to transform the way organizations work on behalf of kids and families. Fellow Dreama Gentry is training her focus on kindergarten readiness in rural communities.

Hear from Our Fellows

A Better Foster Care System

In a conversation with Casey, Rafael López — the managing director of Accenture’s health and public services practice, a former commissioner of the U.S. Administration on Childrenm, Youth and Families and Casey Fellow — explores today's foster care system, how it works and where it falls short.

Transformative Leadership

For more than 20 years, the Children and Family Fellowship has been a dynamic force in public systems and communities around the country. This is its story.

Barbara Squires from the Annie E. Casey Foundation

Squires on Social Sector Leadership

Barbara Squires oversees an array of initiatives aimed at increasing the pool of diverse leaders equipped to improve results for kids, families and communities. In this interview, she highlights what makes the Children and Family Fellowship a unique and transformative experience.