Family Prosperity BLOG

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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Announcing: New Community of Family Prosperity Innovators

Announcing: New Community of Family Prosperity Innovators

Our world has changed. The wave of uncertainty touched off by the pandemic is becoming an ongoing process of relearning how to live, work and care for our families. A powerful national movement for racial justice around the world is making clear that we need a new...

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Family Prosperity Advisors: Second Phase

Ascend at the Aspen Institute’s Family Prosperity Innovation Community is a collaborative, multilayered community that develops breakthrough innovations to strengthen parents’ and families’ access to employment opportunities, economic security, and health and...

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Calling All Innovators: Apply to Family Prosperity!

Calling All Innovators: Apply to Family Prosperity!

Family prosperity isn’t what it could be in America - and we are looking for partners ready to change that in meaningful and groundbreaking ways. The Aspen Family Prosperity Innovation Community (Family Prosperity) is a learning and action community committed to...

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Announcing: The Next Phase of Family Prosperity

Announcing: The Next Phase of Family Prosperity

Tuesday, February 4, 2020Contact: Lindsay BroyhillAscend at the Aspen InstituteTel: 202.721.5596lindsay.broyhill@aspeninstitute.org The Aspen Institute and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Join Forces to Advance Innovative Strategies for Families’ Health and Economic...

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New Podcast Episode: Cash Matters

New Podcast Episode: Cash Matters

“It really is the agency and dignity that cash restores.” - Aisha Nyandoro, CEO of Springboard to Opportunities, Ascend Fellow, and Family Prosperity Partner We recently sat down in the studio with Dr. Aisha Nyandoro and Ebony Beals, business owner and Springboard to...

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