It was one of those rare moments of bipartisanship in Washington: Republican and Democratic lawmakers who agree on little seemed to concur, only months ago, that helping poor families escape poor neighborhoods was one path to making poor children’s futures brighter.Read More
We are thrilled to share that the first 10 families will be in their new homes before school begins this summer. Seven families have been approved and 3 more should be approved in the next 3 weeks.Read More
By Mark Ferenchik The Columbus Dispatch
A new program geared toward moving low-income, single-mom families into stable housing and neighborhoods will begin taking applications Thursday.
Trauma on children. Lower-performing schools. A lack of access to good-paying jobs.
Cities and their people are shaped by poverty and wealth – but very unevenly. In places like Columbus, Ohio, the outcomes can be alarming.Read More