One Napa Valley: Increasing the Citizenship Dividend

A story from the Napa Valley Community Foundation (CA). In this region of extreme income disparity, the community foundation organized the One Napa Valley Initiative, which is helping scores of Legal Permanent Resident immigrants who already have green cards to become citizens – a transition that correlates with higher family income, higher educational attainment for their […]

El Paso: Engaging Latino Parents in Early Childhood Outcomes

A story from The Community Foundation Serving Boulder County Working with Latino parents, this foundation created El Paso (Engaged Latino Parents Advancing School Outcomes), a new grassroots movement that is engaging a critical mass of well-informed and skilled Latino parents who will help ensure that more Latino children arrive at kindergarten ready to learn. Presented […]