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New from Equal Measure
Equal Measure to Serve as Evaluator of Get HYPE Philly! Collective
Equal Measure, along with nine Philadelphia organizations, is part of the newly launched GSK IMPACT Grant, administered by The Philadelphia Foundation and led by The Food Trust. Through this three-year, $5 million grant, the Get HYPE Philly! Collective will collaborate with other partners throughout the city to empower Philadelphia young people to live healthier lives; contribute to healthier communities; and excel in the next generation’s workforce. Learn more here.
From the Field
The Racial Wealth Gap: Why Policy Matters
In this Report, Demos and the Institute for Assets & Social Policy, Brandeis University, assess the impact of housing, education, and labor markets on the wealth gap between white, Black, and Latino households.
- What to Do When People Draw Different Conclusions From the Same Data, in @HarvardBiz https://t.co/hcgUajSHfO
- Via @washingtonpost, What happens when colleges fail to prepare graduates for jobs? http://t.co/I9UvLgzWt0
- From latest @AECFNews KIDS COUNT data, Preschool Programs Out of Reach for Some Kids of Color and Low-Income Families http://t.co/LI340JdPQi
- A valuable new resource from @IHEPTweets, the Postsecondary Data Collaborative http://t.co/8qiy1I4ShU