Events

Webinar: Accelerating Paid Leave for Families

Webinar: Accelerating Paid Leave for Families

On Tuesday, June 1st, 2021, Ascend at the Aspen Institute’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 matters and shared...

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Ascend Together Live Webcast Series

Ascend Together Live Webcast Series

#AscendTogether is a live webcast presented by Ascend at the Aspen Institute on Twitter and YouTube. The monthly webcasts are hosted by Ascend’s Founder and Executive Director, Anne Mosle. Each episode will feature conversations with various partners of Ascend as we...

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Hear How Single Moms are Thriving in College

Hear How Single Moms are Thriving in College

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 workforce...

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Announcing: The 2Gen Level Up Prizes + Happy Hour

Announcing: The 2Gen Level Up Prizes + Happy Hour

We are so excited that you are joining us throughout the week for 2Gen Level Up, a time of connecting and inspiring our boldest thinking yet on how to serve families in this time of acute crisis and opportunity. As you know, Ascend is publishing a new 2Gen resource...

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2Gen Level Up Week Kicks Off! Join the conversation 

2Gen Level Up Week Kicks Off! Join the conversation 

The COVID-19 pandemic has upended the 2Gen field. The economic impact has dramatically increased demand on all family-supportive programs, while they are simultaneously grappling with the challenge of providing services remotely. The times are calling on us to do more...

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Aspen ThinkXChange 2019 Round-up: Materials and Videos

Aspen ThinkXChange 2019 Round-up: Materials and Videos

With family voices at the center, Ascend brought together leaders from across key issues and sectors at the Aspen ThinkXChange 2019: Advancing Family Prosperity on October 15-18 in Aspen, Colorado, to share bold ideas, generate new strategies, and...

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Mentoring to support 2Gen Approaches

Join MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership and Ascend, August 9, 3:00-4:00pm, ET  in an overview of the latest trends in quality, evidence-based mentoring, and a discussion around how mentoring embraces a two-generation approach. We will explore the...

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