Building Economic Security Across Generations: Bold Leaders, Smart Solutions

In the United States today, nearly half of all children are born into families with low incomes. Bold leadership and unique solutions are required to not simply address this growing challenge, but to tap the inherent strengths of children and their parents in struggling communities. This conversation will focus on strategies that work, from early childhood to employment and family empowerment. These leaders are affecting change from diverse platforms: prisons, medical offices, Head Start programs, and colleges. Come learn about what it takes to innovate, partner, and scale to ensure that all children and families have a shot at the American dream.

Festival: 2016

Watch and Listen: World

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