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Take 5: "The New Bilingualism" and more...

Posted by Admin on Aug 4, 2016 4:39:10 PM


Here are five social innovation links we are clicking on today:

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Tags: Aimee Eubanks Davis, bilingual, black lives matter, Corporation for Supportive Housing, ICS, Institute for Child Success, LISC, Local Initiatives Support Corporation, NPR, Organizations, Pay For Success, Social Innovation News, The Atlantic, America Forward Coalition, Amplify Blog, CSH, Family Independence Initiative, FII, Grant, Presidential, the chronicle of philanthropy, Third Sector, Third Sector Capital Partners

Presidential 2016: Five Ways the Next President Can Advance the Evidence-Based Policy Movement

Posted by America Forward on Aug 4, 2016 9:59:28 AM


Thanks to the persistence of social innovators across the country, every day we see strategies that are working and delivering results in a rapidly changing world. This ongoing blog series will highlight the voices of our Coalition of more than 70 social innovators and their solutions to our country’s most pressing social problems, as well as examples of how this powerful work can be transformed into national change. Today we will hear from Nicole Truhe, America Forward’s Director of Government Affairs, about the Pay for Success movement we’ve seen at the federal and state levels, and why the next President should embrace this movement.

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Tags: Community Solutions Tax Credit, Corporation for Supportive Housing, ICS, Institute for Child Success, LISC, Local Initiatives Support Corporation, Nicole Truhe, Pay For Success, America Forward Coalition, Amplify Blog, CSH, DARPA, Data, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, Federal Agency, Government Affairs, Low Income Housing Tac Credit, New Market Tax Credit, Third Sector, Third Sector Capital Partners

Presidential 2016: Pay for Success – A Gateway for Quality Early Childhood Care & Education

Posted by America Forward on Jul 13, 2016 10:43:44 AM



Thanks to the persistence of social innovators across the country, every day we see strategies that are working and delivering results in a rapidly changing world. This ongoing blog series will highlight the voices of our Coalition of 75 social innovators and their solutions to our country’s most pressing social problems, as well as examples of how this powerful work can be transformed into national change. Today we will hear from Joe Waters, Executive Vice President of the Institute for Child Success, about how Pay for Success can be leveraged to create high-quality early childhood programs and services across the United States, and around the globe.

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Tags: Congress, education, Emily Gustafsson-Wright, Greg Williamson, ICS, Institute for Child Success, Pay For Success, PFS, social impact, social innovation, 2016, America Forward Coalition, Amplify Blog, David Wilkinson, Denver Colorado, Early Learning, Joe Waters, Presidential, readynation, Sonoma County, Sorenson Center of the University of Utah, The Brookings Institute, Washington State