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2017: The Casey Foundation’s Year in Review

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In his year-end letter, Casey Foundation President and CEO Patrick McCarthy reflects on improvements for kids and spotlights key achievements in 2017.

Posted December 20, 2017

Carla Javits is Focused on Jobs (Millions of Them)

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Carla Javits, recently spoke to Casey’s Lisa Hamilton about REDF’s mission and impact. Their conversation explores how the traditional workforce system fails to address serious employment barriers and how social enterprises can step in to help.

Posted December 20, 2017

Self-Care Skills and Strategies for Foster Parents

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Like the children in their care, kin and foster parents need to find ways of experiencing strong feelings without becoming overwhelmed. They must also take care of themselves — physically, psychologically, emotionally and spiritually.

Posted November 20, 2017

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Big Ideas for Job Creation

How best to address the nation's unemployment rate? Thirteen of the country's most innovative thinkers offer big ideas worthy of consideration and potential investment.

Improving Access to Public Benefits

Not all families are able to gain access to the benefits for which they are eligible. What can funders, communities and the government do to connect low-income families to these supports.