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Follow @SarahCHaight Last week I had the privilege of attending The Atlantic Presents the Shriver Report LIVE in Washington, DC, where a remarkable mi...
BlogJanuary 27, 2014
A major strategy of Ascend is to elevate two-generation programs, which provide opportunities for and meet the needs of vulnerable children and their ...
BlogJanuary 22, 2014
Numerous studies over the past two decades show that parents’ educational attainment and their involvement in their child’s education leads to gre...
BlogJanuary 14, 2014
Follow @SarahCHaight Above, participants at the Summit discuss public-private partnerships in rural America A few months after his January 1964 State ...
BlogDecember 9, 2013
Follow @MekaeliaD   Above, Ascend Fellows share their leadership values   Last month, I spent three days with a diverse group of leaders at ...
BlogDecember 4, 2013
Follow @NickyGoren The 2013 Washington Area Women's Foundation Visionary Award Honorees from left to right: Anne Mosle, Marion Ballard, Sharon Wil...
BlogOctober 31, 2013