Latest Materials

Funding Brighter Futures Discussion Paper
January 5, 2017

2016 Collective Impact Policy Summit
September 15, 2016

2015 Ready by 21 State Policy Survey: Child and Youth Policy Coordinating Bodies in the U.S.
May 25, 2016

From Data to Evidence to Policy: Recommendations for the Commission on Evidence-Based Policymaking
May 2, 2016

Transforming Government, Transforming Communities
April 15, 2016

Through a series of signature “place-based initiatives,” the Obama Administration has made a historic effort to support communities in a comprehensive fashion, helping to empower communities to address their needs holistically. The Forum for Youth Investment developed this report to shine a light on the critical yet often poorly understood roles frontline federal staff play in helping communities implement place-based initiatives.