Improving Foster Care for Young People of Color

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Social, systemic and structural barriers create disparate and disheartening outcomes for young people of color in foster care. Learn how the Annie E. Casey Foundation and its Jim Casey Youth Opportunities Initiative are pushing for better strategies and fairer outcomes.

January 19, 2018

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Campaign Puts Racial Equity in the Center of the Social Sector

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Diverse leadership makes nonprofits more effective, according to research. Yet, in the nonprofit sector today, just 10% of CEOs and board chairs and 16% of board members are people of color. Leveling this professional playing field involves building organizational cultures in the social sector that place racial equity at the center of internal operations and external programing.

January 11, 2018

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New Tool Helps Leaders Reduce Racial and Ethnic Disparities

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Leaders committed to helping all children succeed must understand the roles that race, class and culture play in shaping outcomes and opportunities for vulnerable children nationwide. Enter the Results Equity Crosswalk, a new tool from the Annie E. Casey Foundation that enables leaders to bring attention to and act on racial and ethnic disparities.

January 7, 2018

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Race for Results: Download the New Report

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Children of color and children of immigrant families face formidable barriers to success in postrecession America, according to the Annie E. Casey Foundation's 2017 Race for Results report.

October 24, 2017

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