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This new report examines five communities that have moved multiple levers the farthest towards funding children’s services. These five have established children’s funds, bolstered by early efforts to engage the community, develop common outcomes, and establish a coordinating body to oversee the funds.
An alliance of Palm Beach County community leaders recently released the Palm Beach County Youth Master Plan, a blueprint for setting priorities and taking action to improve the lives of children and youth in the county. The plan identifies key data and work streams that helped guide the planning process, such as community conversations, a youth survey and an analysis of youth-serving pro
North Carolina Chambers of Commerce leaders, county commissioners, early learning program providers, private foundations, community organizations, local school board members, Smart Start local partnerships and business leaders recently spent a day together discussing how to make greater local investments in young children.
Wednesday, February 15
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The Forum for Youth Investment’s Big Picture Approach Consulting Expands Its Expert Consulting Bench
We are very excited to announce that we are increasing bench strength of Big Picture Approach (BPA) Consulting through the addition of four powerhouse field experts. Each consultants in their own right, they will also be doing some of their business as part of the BPA team because they believe building the capacity of partnerships can significantly improve outcomes for children and youth.