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Ascend at the Aspen Institute today launched a report, A 2Gen Approach in Wisconsin: A State Case Study for Systems Leaders & Policymakers, which deta...
Press ReleasesMay 16, 2024
Graphic showing Yoslin Amaya Hernandez against the blue arc of Ascend's brand. Left of her is a photo of her with her daughter, and to her right is a photo of her at a policy meeting.
As a former student parent and Ascend PSP Parent Advisor, I have been provided a myriad of platforms to elevate the student parent experience, and I a...
BlogApril 8, 2024
Photo of New Mexico Asian Family Center staff retreat and bonding activity.
Trauma-informed care refers to the assessment, recognition, and response to the effects of traumatic stress on children, caregivers, and providers. Th...
Ascend NetworkMarch 19, 2024
Photo from the 2023 Aspen Forum on Children and Families featuring a session with Amy Jacobs, Drayton Jackson, Nathan Chomilo, Justin Brown, and Anne Mosle on stage.
Leaders across the country are successfully incorporating family voice into policy – resulting in more families on pathways to prosperity. Learn how...
BlogFebruary 20, 2024
Group photo in Aspen, CO
am delighted to share a love note in the form of Ascend’s 2023 Impact and Inspiration Report. In it, you will see how by making the most of the ca...
PublicationFebruary 14, 2024
Learn about the exciting projects from the Class of 2022 Ascend Fellows being funded by the Ascend Fellowship Impact Fund
Ascend FellowshipJanuary 31, 2024