Ascend Covenings

Date: June 7, 2021
Location: Virtual (Zoom)
Learn howĀ Ascend Network PartnersĀ are using the two-generation (2Gen) approach across the country....
ConveningJune 7, 2021
Date: June 1, 2021
Location: Virtual
On Tuesday, June 1st, 2021, Ascend at the Aspen Instituteā€™s Family Prosperity Innovation Community hosted a panel discussion about the recently proposed federal legislation on paid leave. This webinar presented how and why this proposed legislation...
ConveningJune 1, 2021
Date: May 27, 2021
Location: Virtual (Zoom)
In our second episode of #AscendTogether, Anne Mosle was joined by Meera Mani fromĀ The David & Lucile Packard Foundation, Michael Niyompong from theĀ Mental Health Center of Denver, and Rumeli Banik from theĀ Doris Duke Charitable Foundation,...
ConveningMay 27, 2021
Date: April 29, 2021
Location: Virtual (Zoom)
In this episode of #AscendTogether, Anne Mosle was joined by Vinice Davis fromĀ Imaginable FuturesĀ and Waukecha Wilkinson, one of Ascendā€™s Parent Advisors. They discussed the needs and superpowers of parents who are pursuing their postsecondary...
ConveningApril 29, 2021
Date: November 16, 2020
Postsecondary education and employment pathways are core components of the two-generation (2Gen) approach. This commitment to educational success and economic security is of the utmost importance to single mothers pursuing a postsecondary degree or...
ConveningNovember 16, 2020
Date: August 26, 2020
Location: Virtual
Governors, mayors, and families are on the front lines of communities coping with changes in the pandemic world. In the wake of the police shooting of Jacob Blake in Wisconsin, the Instituteā€™sĀ Education & SocietyĀ andĀ AscendĀ programs hosted...
ConveningAugust 26, 2020