The Forum for Youth Investment

The SEL Challenge Enters Its Next Phase

Publishing Date: 
April 20, 2017

Funding Brighter Futures Discussion Paper

In this inaugural paper, we outline the four levers that characterize the Children’s Funding Project.

Publishing Date: 
January 5, 2017

Collective (Seeing + Learning + Action) = Collective Impact; Reflections on the CI Movement Five Years In

The Collective Impact approach rocked the community change world in a way few other ideas have over the decades.  What have we learned?

From Data to Evidence to Policy: Recommendations for the Commission on Evidence-Based Policymaking

President Obama has signed a bipartisan bill creating a 15-member commission to determine how the federal government can share and link administrative data sets without risking personal information privacy.

Publishing Date: 
May 2, 2016

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

The 2015 Ready by 21 State Policy Survey: Child and Youth Policy Coordinating Bodies in the U.S. is the nation's only survey of state child and youth policy coordinating bodies (e.g., children's cabinets, early childhood councils and P-20/P-16 education councils.) The survey assesses coordinating bodies in the areas of partnerships, goals, data, accomplishments and challenges.

Publishing Date: 
May 25, 2016

Performance Partnership Pilots (P3) Round Two Application Released

The Performance Partnership Pilots (P3) round two public solicitation for proposals was released! You can access the federal application and related tips and materials at:&nbsp http://forumfyi.org/P3

The application submission deadline is June 27, 2016.

Publishing Date: 
April 28, 2016

Webinar: White House/Obama Administration Policies Supporting Comprehensive Strategies for Youth

In order for community partnerships to have a positive impact on young people's lives, federal policies need to support comprehensive, place-based interagency efforts.

Publishing Date: 
August 6, 2013