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Summer Jobs Connect: Summer Youth Employment as a High Impact Banking Access Moment
In a new Guest Blog, Jonathan Mintz – CEO of the Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund – shares lessons learned from eight city partners who integrated financial empowerment strategies into summer youth employment as part of the second year of the CFE Fund’s Summer Jobs Connect initiative.
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A Foundation's Theory of Philanthropy: What It Is, What It Provides, How to Do It
In this Foundation Review article, the authors argue that philanthropic endeavors should be undergirded by a theory of philanthropy. Among other objectives, a theory-of-philanthropy is designed to help foundations align their strategies, governance, operating and accountability procedures, and grantmaking profile and policies with their resources and mission.
- Creating opportunity by working together to build an inclusive workforce: https://t.co/26sMD2jDfw via @AndrusFamFund
- "We need better metrics, not magic, to break poverty" —by @RubiconPrograms's @robhope001 https://t.co/SHyhq7DS4u https://t.co/pG0xbi2ond
- University sets forums with diversity officer finalists: https://t.co/DN4b4ne14S @columbiatribune
- Interesting read by @corinnesusan: "Computer Science, Meet Humanities: in New Majors, Opposites Attract" https://t.co/ux3IgaMbeh @chronicle