Creating New Approaches to Community-Based Family Support: Where is Innovation Happening?

Thursday, October 18, 2012 -
1:45pm to 4:00pm EDT
Philanthropy New York, 79 Fifth Ave., 4th floor, NYC
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Please join prominent researcher Dr. Peter Pecora, Managing Director of Research Services at the Casey Family Programs, for an intimate brownbag conversation. Peter will cover highlights from his research in various states and counties, as well as dig into some of the nitty-gritty funding and implementation challenges of this work, identifying glimmers of hope and where innovation is occurring.


  • How to measure success with grantmaking focused on community-based family support networks
  • What some of the nation’s leading research on this issue highlights as key concepts and trends
  • What foundations can consider when funding low-income neighborhoods
  • How studies of various neighborhoods around the country can help inform the communities you fund
A Philanthropy New York Collaborative Program with Casey Family Programs.
  • Peter Pecora, Ph.D., Managing Director of Research Services, Casey Family Programs, Professor, School of Social Work, University of Washington

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