Mapping Ascend’s National Reach and Impact

Ascend at the Aspen Institute has sparked a national movement – grounded in family expertise and committed to equity – that is shifting systems and programs for children and families to thrive together.

Network Partners

Ascend Fellows

Family Prosperity Partners

PostSecondary Success for Parents (PSP) Partners

Our National Reach Database

NameImpact GroupCityStateUrlcategories_hfilter
1,000 Days
1,000 DaysAscend Network PartnersWashingtonDCthousanddays.org
A Stepping Stone Foundation
A Stepping Stone FoundationAscend Network PartnersPhoenixArizonawww.asteppingstone.org
Abigail Seldin
Abigail SeldinPSP National Advisor (Phase 2)WashingtonDCwww.temple.edu/
Abriendo Puertas/Opening Doors
Abriendo Puertas/Opening DoorsAscend Network PartnersLos AngelesCaliforniawww.ap-od.org/
ACCESS Collaborative Program - The Ohio State University
ACCESS Collaborative Program - The Ohio State UniversityAscend Network PartnersColumbusOHodi.osu.edu/access-collaborative
Acelero Learning, Inc.
Acelero Learning, Inc.Ascend Network PartnersMilwaukeeWisconsinalwi.acelero.net/
Action Ministries
Action MinistriesAscend Network PartnersAtlantaGeorgiawww.actionministries.net
Agape Child
Agape ChildAscend Network PartnersMemphisTNagapemeanslove.org/
Agape Child and Family Services (TN)
Agape Child and Family Services (TN)FP Innovators ( Phase 2)MemphisTennesseeagapemeanslove.org/
Aisha Nyandoro
Aisha NyandoroAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)MadisonMississippiwww.springboardto.org/
Al Fuller
Al FullerFP Advisors ( Phase 2)DetroitMichiganwww.ipcboxes.com/
Alameda Family Services
Alameda Family ServicesAscend Network PartnersAlamedaCaliforniawww.alamedafs.org/
Albert Fuller
Albert FullerPSP Parent Advisor (Cohort 2)DetroitMichiganwww.ipcboxes.com/
Alia
AliaAscend Network PartnersSt. PaulMinnesotawww.aliainnovations.org
Alicia Mousseau
Alicia MousseauAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)PorcupineSouth Dakotaoglalalakotanation.info/
All Our Kin
All Our KinAscend Network PartnersNew RochelleNew Yorkwww.allourkin.org/
All Our Kin (CT)
All Our Kin (CT)FP Innovators ( Phase 1 & 2)New HavenConnecticutwww.allourkin.org/
Allegany County Human Resources Development Commission
Allegany County Human Resources Development CommissionAscend Network PartnersCumberlandMarylandwww.alleganyhrdc.org
Allegheny County Department of Human Services
Allegheny County Department of Human ServicesAscend Network PartnersPittsburghPennsylvaniawww.alleghenycounty.us/human-services/index.aspx
Amanda Winters
Amanda WintersPSP National Advisor (Phase 2)WashingtonDCwww.nga.org/
Amber Angel
Amber AngelPSP Parent Advisor (Cohort 1)Studio CityCalifornialavcfamilyresourcecenter.org/
American Academy of Pediatrics
American Academy of PediatricsAscend Network PartnersItascaIllinoiswww.aap.org/en-us/Pages/Default.aspx
American Enterprise Institute (AEI) (DC)
American Enterprise Institute (AEI) (DC)FP Innovators ( Phase 1 & 2)WashingtonDCwww.aei.org/
American Indian OIC
American Indian OICAscend Network PartnersMinneapolisMinnesotawww.aioic.org
American Public Human Services Association
American Public Human Services AssociationAscend Network PartnersArlingtonVirginiawww.aphsa.org
Andrea Levere
Andrea LevereAscend Fellows (Cohort 1)WashingtonDCprosperitynow.org/
ANDRUS
ANDRUSAscend Network PartnersYonkersNew Yorkandruscc.org/
Anjanette Vaidya
Anjanette VaidyaPSP Parent Advisor (Cohort 1)Highland ParkNew Jerseywww.rutgers.edu/
Ann Kalass
Ann KalassAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)InksterMichiganwww.starfishfamilyservices.org/
Ann Silverberg Williamson
Ann Silverberg WilliamsonAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)Salt Lake CityUtahhs.utah.gov/
Anne Kress
Anne KressPostsecondary Leadership CircleAnnandaleVirginiawww.nvcc.edu/
Anthony Barrows
Anthony BarrowsAscend Fellows (Cohort 3)NEW YORK CITYNew Yorkwww.ideas42.org/
Arab Community Center for Economic and Social Services (ACCESS)
Arab Community Center for Economic and Social Services (ACCESS)Ascend Network PartnersDearbornMichiganwww.accesscommunity.org
Arapahoe County Department of Human Services
Arapahoe County Department of Human ServicesAscend Network PartnersAuroraCOwww.arapahoegov.com/388/Human-Services
Ariel Kalil
Ariel KalilAscend Fellows (Cohort 3)ChicagoIllinoiswww.uchicago.edu/research/center/center_for_human_potential_and_public_policy/
Ariel Ventura-Lazo
Ariel Ventura-LazoPSP Parent Advisor (Cohort 1)AlexandriaVirginiawww.generationhope.org/
Aroostook County Action Program
Aroostook County Action ProgramAscend Network PartnersPresque IsleMainewww.acap-me.org
Ashley Hamilton
Ashley HamiltonPSP Parent Advisor (Cohort 2)New OrleansLouisianawww.honoryourmamas.org/
Asociacion Puertorriqueños en Marcha
Asociacion Puertorriqueños en MarchaAscend Network PartnersPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniawww.apmphila.org
Aspire Greater Cleveland
Aspire Greater ClevelandAscend Network PartnersMaple HeightsOhiowww.aspiregreatercleveland.org/
Assisi Foundation of Memphis, Inc.
Assisi Foundation of Memphis, Inc.Ascend Network PartnersMemphisTennesseewww.assisifoundation.org/
Association of Children's Museums
Association of Children's MuseumsAscend Network PartnersArlingtonVirginiawww.childrensmuseums.org/
Atiya Weiss
Atiya WeissAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)PrincetonNew Jerseyburkefoundation.org/
AVANCE, Inc.
AVANCE, Inc.Ascend Network PartnersHoustonTexaswww.avance.org
Aysha E. Schomburg
Aysha E. SchomburgAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)WashingtonDistict of Columbiawww.acf.hhs.gov/
Bananas Inc.
Bananas Inc.Ascend Network PartnersOaklandCaliforniabananasbunch.org/
Barry Gribbons
Barry GribbonsPostsecondary Leadership CircleVan NuysCaliforniawww.lavc.edu/
Baystate Medical Center, Inc. (MA)
Baystate Medical Center, Inc. (MA)FP Innovators ( Phase 2)SpringfieldMassachusettswww.baystatehealth.org/locations/baystate-medical-center
Betsy Delgado
Betsy DelgadoAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)CarmelIndianaexcelcenter.org/about/
Better Futures Minnesota
Better Futures MinnesotaAscend Network PartnersMinneapolisMinnesotawww.betterfuturesminnesota.com
Black Star Fund
Black Star FundAscend Network PartnersSacramentoCaliforniablackstar.fund/
Blueprints
BlueprintsAscend Network PartnersWashingtonPennsylvaniamyblueprints.org/
Bowie State University
Bowie State UniversityAscend Network PartnersBowieMarylandwww.bowiestate.edu/
Bowling Green State University Firelands
Bowling Green State University FirelandsAscend Network PartnersHuronOHwww.firelands.bgsu.edu/
Boys and Girls Club of Puerto Rico
Boys and Girls Club of Puerto RicoAscend Network PartnersCarolinaPuerto Ricobgcpr.org/en/
BPI
BPIAscend Network PartnersChicagoIllinoiswww.bpichicago.org/
Branches
BranchesAscend Network PartnersMiamiFloridawww.branchesfl.org
Brazelton Touchpoints Center
Brazelton Touchpoints CenterAscend Network PartnersBostonMassachusettsbrazeltontouchpoints.org
Bright Beginnings, Inc.
Bright Beginnings, Inc.Ascend Network PartnersWashingtonDCbbidc.org/
Brighter Bites
Brighter BitesAscend Network PartnersHoustonTexaswww.brighterbites.org/
Brighton Center
Brighton CenterAscend Network PartnersNewportKentuckywww.brightoncenter.com
Brittany Block
Brittany BlockPSP Parent Advisor (Cohort 1&2)St. PaulMinnesotajeremiahprogram.org/
Briya Public Charter School
Briya Public Charter SchoolAscend Network PartnersWashingtonDCwww.briya.org/
Bronx Community College
Bronx Community CollegeAscend Network PartnersBronxNew Yorkwww.bcc.cuny.edu/Future-Now
Buckner Children and Family Services
Buckner Children and Family ServicesAscend Network PartnersDallasTexaswww.buckner.org
Burlington Community School District
Burlington Community School DistrictAscend Network PartnersBurlingtonIowawww.bcsds.org/
C. Nicole Mason
C. Nicole MasonAscend Fellows (Cohort 1)WashingtonDCiwpr.org/
Cabrini Legal Aid
Cabrini Legal AidAscend Network PartnersChicagoIllinoiswww.cgla.net/
California Polytechnic State University
California Polytechnic State UniversityAscend Network PartnersSan Luis ObispoCAwww.calpoly.edu/
CAP Tulsa
CAP TulsaAscend Network PartnersTulsaOklahomacaptulsa.org/
Cara Aley
Cara AleyAscend Fellows (Cohort 1)San DiegoCaliforniatipalti.com/
Care for Children
Care for ChildrenAscend Network PartnersOwensboroKentuckyascend.aspeninstitute.org/national-network/
Carol Probstfeld
Carol ProbstfeldPostsecondary Leadership CircleBradentonFloridawww.scf.edu/
Carrie Hauser
Carrie HauserPostsecondary Leadership CircleGlenwood SpringsColoradocoloradomtn.edu/
CASA
CASAAscend Network PartnersLangley ParkMarylandwearecasa.org/
Cathe Dykstra
Cathe DykstraPSP National Advisor (Phase 2)LouisvilleKentuckyfamilyscholarhouse.org/
Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Hartford
Catholic Charities Archdiocese of HartfordAscend Network PartnersHartfordConnecticutwww.ccaoh.org
Catholic Charities Diocese of Metuchen
Catholic Charities Diocese of MetuchenAscend Network PartnersPerth AmboyNew Jerseywww.ccdom.org
Catholic Charities Diocese of Pueblo
Catholic Charities Diocese of PuebloAscend Network PartnersPuebloColoradowww.pueblocharities.org/
Catholic Charities of Central Colorado
Catholic Charities of Central ColoradoAscend Network PartnersColorado SpringsColoradowww.ccharitiescc.org/
Catholic Charities of Chicago
Catholic Charities of ChicagoAscend Network PartnersChicagoIllinoiswww.catholiccharities.net
Catholic Charities of Denver
Catholic Charities of DenverAscend Network PartnersDenverColoradoccdenver.org/
Catholic Charities of Fort Worth
Catholic Charities of Fort WorthAscend Network PartnersForth WorthTexaswww.catholiccharitiesfortworth.org/
Catholic Charities Santa Rosa
Catholic Charities Santa RosaAscend Network PartnersSanta RosaCaliforniawww.srcharities.org/
Catholic Charities USA
Catholic Charities USAAscend Network PartnersAlexandriaVirginiawww.CatholicCharitiesUSA.org
Catholic Social Services of Casa Del Carmen
Catholic Social Services of Casa Del CarmenAscend Network PartnersPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniacssphiladelphia.org/familyservicecenters/casa/
Catholic Social Services of Miami Valley
Catholic Social Services of Miami ValleyAscend Network PartnersDaytonOhiocssmv.org/
Catholic Social Services Rapid City
Catholic Social Services Rapid CityAscend Network PartnersRapid CitySouth Dakotawww.catholicsocialservicesrapidcity.com/
Center for Excellence in Disabilities at West Virginia University
Center for Excellence in Disabilities at West Virginia UniversityAscend Network PartnersMorgantownWest Virginiawww.cedwvu.org/
Center for Hunger-Free Communities - Drexel University
Center for Hunger-Free Communities - Drexel UniversityAscend Network PartnersPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniawww.centerforhungerfreecommunities.org
Center for Policy Research
Center for Policy ResearchAscend Network PartnersDenverColoradocenterforpolicyresearch.org/
Center for Public Justice (DC)
Center for Public Justice (DC)FP Innovators ( Phase 1 & 2)WashingtonDCwww.cpjustice.org/public/page/content/homepage
Center for Urban Families
Center for Urban FamiliesAscend Network PartnersBaltimore CityMarylandwww.cfuf.org/
Central New Mexico Community College
Central New Mexico Community CollegeFP Innovators ( Phase 1)AlbuquerqueNew Mexicowww.cnm.edu/
Central New Mexico Community College
Central New Mexico Community CollegeAscend Network PartnersAlbuquerqueNew Mexicowww.cnm.edu/
CentroNia
CentroNiaAscend Network PartnersWashingtonDCwww.centronia.org/
Charles and Margery Barancik Foundation
Charles and Margery Barancik FoundationAscend Network PartnersSarasotaFloridabarancikfoundation.org/
Charlotte Bilingual Preschool
Charlotte Bilingual PreschoolAscend Network PartnersCharlotteNCwww.bilingualpreschool.org/
Chastity Lord
Chastity LordPSP National Advisor (Phase 2)BrooklynNew Yorkjeremiahprogram.org/
Chelsey Hall
Chelsey HallPostsecondary Leadership CircleDenverColoradocdhs.colorado.gov/
Cheryl Ternes
Cheryl TernesAscend Fellows (Cohort CO)AuroraColoradowww.arapahoegov.com/388/Human-Services
Chicago Commons
Chicago CommonsAscend Network PartnersChicagoIllinoiswww.chicagocommons.org
ChildCareGroup
ChildCareGroupAscend Network PartnersDallasTexaswww.childcaregroup.org
Children and Families First
Children and Families FirstAscend Network PartnersWilmingtonDelawarewww.cffde.org
Children Services Council of Broward County
Children Services Council of Broward CountyAscend Network PartnersLauderhillFloridawww.cscbroward.org/
Children's Defense Fund Southern Regional Office
Children's Defense Fund Southern Regional OfficeAscend Network PartnersJacksonMississippiwww.cdf-sro.org/
Children's Home Society of Washington
Children's Home Society of WashingtonAscend Network PartnersSeattleWashingtonwww.childrenshomesociety.org/
Children's Institute, Inc.
Children's Institute, Inc.Ascend Network PartnersLos AngelesCaliforniawww.childrensinstitute.org/
Children's Trust of South Carolina
Children's Trust of South CarolinaAscend Network PartnersColumbiaSouth Carolinascchildren.org/
CHN Housing Partners
CHN Housing PartnersAscend Network PartnersClevelandOHchnhousingpartners.org/
Christina Church
Christina ChurchPostsecondary Leadership CircleBaltimoreMarylanddhs.maryland.gov/
Christine Norbut Beyer
Christine Norbut BeyerAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)TrendtonNew Jerseywww.nj.gov/dcf/
Christopher House
Christopher HouseAscend Network PartnersChicagoIllinoiswww.christopherhouse.org
Christopher Jones
Christopher JonesAscend Fellows (Cohort 3)BismarckNorth Dakotawww.nd.gov/dhs/
Christopher King
Christopher KingAscend Fellows (Cohort 1)AustinTexaslbj.utexas.edu/research-centers
City of Phoenix
City of PhoenixAscend Network PartnersPhoenixArizonaarizonaatwork.com/locations/city-phoenix
Cleveland Central Promise Neighborhood
Cleveland Central Promise NeighborhoodAscend Network PartnersClevelandOhiowww.clevelandpromiseneighborhood.org/
Climb Wyoming
Climb WyomingAscend Network PartnersCheyenneWyomingwww.climbwyoming.org
CLUES
CLUESAscend Network PartnersMinneapolisMinnesotawww.clues.org
Coalition for Temporary Shelter (COTS)
Coalition for Temporary Shelter (COTS)Ascend Network PartnersDetroitMIcotsdetroit.org/
Colleen Kraft
Colleen KraftFP Advisors ( Phase 1)Los AngelesCaliforniawww.aap.org/en-us/Pages/Default.aspx
College and Community Fellowship
College and Community FellowshipAscend Network PartnersNew YorkNew Yorkwww.collegeandcommunity.org/
Colorado Department of Human Services
Colorado Department of Human ServicesAscend Network PartnersDenverCOcdhs.colorado.gov/
Columbia Law School, Center for Institutional and Social Change
Columbia Law School, Center for Institutional and Social ChangeAscend Network PartnersNew YorkNew Yorkwww.changecenter.org/
Communities First, Inc.
Communities First, Inc.Ascend Network PartnersFlintMichiganwww.communitiesfirstinc.org/
Community Action Council of Howard County Maryland
Community Action Council of Howard County MarylandAscend Network PartnersColumbiaMarylandwww.cac-hc.org/
Community Action Marin
Community Action MarinAscend Network PartnersSan RafaelCaliforniawww.camarin.org/
Community Action of Greater Indiana (CAGI)
Community Action of Greater Indiana (CAGI)Ascend Network PartnersIndianapolisIndianawww.cagi-in.org/
Community Action Partnership (National Association)
Community Action Partnership (National Association)Ascend Network PartnersWashingtonDCcommunityactionpartnership.com/
Community Action Partnership of Lancaster County
Community Action Partnership of Lancaster CountyAscend Network PartnersLancasterPennsylvaniacaplanc.org/
Community Action Partnership of Sonoma County
Community Action Partnership of Sonoma CountyAscend Network PartnersSanta RosaCaliforniawww.capsonoma.org/
Community Caring Collaborative
Community Caring CollaborativeFP Innovators ( Phase 1)MachiasMainewww.cccmaine.org/
Community Caring Collaborative
Community Caring CollaborativeAscend Network PartnersMachiasMainewww.cccmaine.org
Community College of Aurora
Community College of AuroraAscend Network PartnersAuroraColoradowww.ccaurora.edu/
Community Concepts, Inc.
Community Concepts, Inc.Ascend Network PartnersLewistonMainecommunity-concepts.org/
Community Foundation of Sarasota County
Community Foundation of Sarasota CountyAscend Network PartnersSarasotaFLwww.cfsarasota.org/
Community of Hope
Community of HopeAscend Network PartnersWashingtonDCwww.communityofhopedc.org/
Community Partnership for Child Development
Community Partnership for Child DevelopmentAscend Network PartnersColorado SpringsColoradowww.cpcdheadstart.org
Connections to Success
Connections to SuccessAscend Network PartnersSt. CharlesMissouriconnectionstosuccess.org/
Cook Inlet Tribal Council
Cook Inlet Tribal CouncilAscend Network PartnersAnchorageAlaskacitci.org/
Cook Inlet Tribal Council, Inc. (AK)
Cook Inlet Tribal Council, Inc. (AK)FP Innovators ( Phase 2)AnchorageAlaskacitci.org/
CORE
COREAscend Network PartnersLas VegasNVcorewecan.org/
Cornell University
Cornell UniversityAscend Network PartnersIthacaNew Yorkwww.cornell.edu/
Cradle to K - Baton Rouge
Cradle to K - Baton RougeAscend Network PartnersBaton RougeLouisianawww.brla.gov/1416/Cradle-to-K---Baton-Rouge
Craig Garfield
Craig GarfieldAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)ChicagoIllinoiswww.feinberg.northwestern.edu/
Cross Purpose (CO)
Cross Purpose (CO)FP Innovators ( Phase 2)DenverColoradowww.crosspurpose.org/
CrossPurpose
CrossPurposeAscend Network PartnersCentennialColoradowww.crosspurpose.org
Cuyahoga Community College
Cuyahoga Community CollegeAscend Network PartnersClevelandOhiowww.tri-c.edu/
Cuyahoga County
Cuyahoga CountyAscend Network PartnersClevelandOHcuyahogacounty.us/
Cuyahoga County Public Library
Cuyahoga County Public LibraryAscend Network PartnersParmaOhiowww.aspiregreatercleveland.org/
Daniel Williams
Daniel WilliamsAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)Grand RapidsMichiganwww.steelcasefoundation.org/
Daria Willis
Daria WillisAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)EverettWashingtonwww.everettcc.edu/
Daria Willis
Daria WillisPostsecondary Leadership CircleEverettWashingtonwww.everettcc.edu/
Darius Tandon
Darius TandonAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)ChicagoIllinoiswww.feinberg.northwestern.edu/
Deidre Johnson
Deidre JohnsonAscend Fellows (Cohort CO)DenverColoradocaahealth.org/
Departamento de la Familia, Gobierno de Puerto Rico
Departamento de la Familia, Gobierno de Puerto RicoAscend Network PartnersHato ReyPuerto Ricowww.agencias.pr.gov/agencias/secretariado/Pages/default.aspx
Derek Dabrowiak
Derek DabrowiakPSP National Advisor (Phase 2)AtlantaGeorgiawww.tcsg.edu/
Dipesh Navsaria
Dipesh NavsariaAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)MadisonWisconsinwww.med.wisc.edu/
Diversified Community Services
Diversified Community ServicesAscend Network PartnersPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaDCSPHILA.ORG
Don Mares
Don MaresAscend Fellows (Cohort CO)DenverColoradowww.denvergov.org/Home
Donna Johnson
Donna JohnsonPSP National Advisor (Phase 2)AtlantaGeorgiawww.decal.ga.gov/CCS/Default.aspx
Dr. Adrian Haugabrook
Dr. Adrian HaugabrookPSP National Advisor (Phase 2)ManchesterNew Hampshirewww.snhu.edu/
Dr. Autumn Greene
Dr. Autumn GreenePSP National Advisor (Phase 2)WellesleyMassachusettswww.wcwonline.org/
Dr. Barbara Gault
Dr. Barbara GaultPSP National Advisor (Phase 2)Silver SpringMarylandascend.aspeninstitute.org/introducing-the-2020-2021-ascend-national-advisors/
Dr. Eldar Shafir
Dr. Eldar ShafirFP Advisors ( Phase 1 & 2)PrincetonNew Jerseywww.princeton.edu/
Dr. Howard Stevenson
Dr. Howard StevensonFP Advisors ( Phase 2)PhiladelphiaPennsylvaniawww.upenn.edu/
Dr. Jennifer Sullivan
Dr. Jennifer SullivanFP Advisors ( Phase 2)IndianapolisIndianawww.in.gov/fssa/
Dr. Jerreed Ivanich
Dr. Jerreed IvanichFP Advisors ( Phase 2)AuroraColoradocoloradosph.cuanschutz.edu/
Dr. Joe Wright
Dr. Joe WrightFP Advisors ( Phase 2)CheverlyMarylandwww.umms.org/capital
Dr. Martha Kanter
Dr. Martha KanterPSP National Advisor (Phase 2)WashingtonDCnyu.edu
Dr. Rohini Anand
Dr. Rohini AnandFP Advisors ( Phase 2)PotomacMarylandwww.rohinianand.com/
Dr. Sarah Watamura
Dr. Sarah WatamuraFP Advisors ( Phase 2)DenverColoradopsychology.du.edu/
Drayton Jackson
Drayton JacksonPSP Parent Advisor (Cohort 1)BremertonWashingtonwww.dshs.wa.gov/
Early Care & Education Pathways to Success (ECEPTS) dba Tikkun Consulting
Early Care & Education Pathways to Success (ECEPTS) dba Tikkun ConsultingAscend Network PartnersOaklandCaliforniawww.tikkunconsulting.com/ecepts-apprenticeships.html
Early Childhood Council Leadership Alliance (ECCLA)
Early Childhood Council Leadership Alliance (ECCLA)Ascend Network PartnersWheat RidgeColoradoecclacolorado.org/
Early Childhood Partnership of Adams County
Early Childhood Partnership of Adams CountyAscend Network PartnersThorntonColoradowww.ecpac.org
Early Learning Aspen
Early Learning AspenAscend Network PartnersAspenColoradoearlylearningaspen.com/
East Boston Social Centers
East Boston Social CentersAscend Network PartnersEast BostonMassachusettswww.ebsoc.org/
East End Community Service Corporation
East End Community Service CorporationAscend Network PartnersDaytonOhiowww.east-end.org/
Eastern Michigan University
Eastern Michigan UniversityAscend Network PartnersYpsilantiMichiganwww.emich.edu/
Ebenezer Baptist Church
Ebenezer Baptist ChurchAscend Network PartnersAtlantaGeorgiaebenezeratl.org/
Ebony Underwood
Ebony UnderwoodAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)New YorkNew Yorkwww.wegotusnow.org/
ECDC African Community Center
ECDC African Community CenterAscend Network PartnersDenverColoradowww.acc-den.org/
ECHO Outreach Ministries
ECHO Outreach MinistriesAscend Network PartnersTallahasseeFloridaechotlh.org/contact-us/
Economic Mobility Pathways (EMPath)
Economic Mobility Pathways (EMPath)Ascend Network PartnersBostonMassachusettswww.liveworkthrive.org/
Edu-Futuro
Edu-FuturoAscend Network PartnersArlingtonVirginiaedu-futuro.org/
Eduardo Padron
Eduardo PadronPostsecondary Leadership CircleMiamiFloridawww.mdc.edu/
Eduardo PadrÛn
Eduardo PadrÛnAscend Fellows (Cohort 1)MiamiFloridawww.mdc.edu/
Educare Central Maine
Educare Central MaineAscend Network PartnersWatervilleMainewww.educarecentralmaine.org/
Education Trust-West
Education Trust-WestAscend Network PartnersOaklandCaliforniawest.edtrust.org/
Educational Alliance
Educational AllianceAscend Network PartnersNew YorkNew Yorkwww.edalliance.org/
Edyth Bush Charitable Foundation
Edyth Bush Charitable FoundationAscend Network PartnersWinter ParkFloridawww.edythbush.org
El Paso Community College
El Paso Community CollegeAscend Network PartnersSanta TeresaNew Mexicowww.epcc.edu/
Eldar Shafir
Eldar ShafirPSP Parent Advisor (Cohort 2)PrincetonNew Jerseywww.princeton.edu/
Emergency Family Assistance Association
Emergency Family Assistance AssociationAscend Network PartnersBoulderColoradowww.efaa.org
Endicott College
Endicott CollegeAscend Network PartnersBeverlyMassachusettswww.endicott.edu/
Enrichment Services Program (ESP)
Enrichment Services Program (ESP)Ascend Network PartnersColumbiaGeorgiaenrichmentservices.org/
Enterprise Community Partners
Enterprise Community PartnersAscend Network PartnersNew YorkNew Yorkwww.enterprisecommunity.org/
Episcopal Community Services
Episcopal Community ServicesAscend Network PartnersPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaecsphilly.org/
Erin Brown
Erin BrownAscend Fellows (Cohort CO)DenverColoradowww.denvergov.org/Home
Facing Forward
Facing ForwardAscend Network PartnersChicagoILwww.ffchicago.org/
Fact Forward
Fact ForwardAscend Network PartnersColumbiaSouth Carolinawww.factforward.org/
Families In Schools
Families In SchoolsAscend Network PartnersLos AngelesCaliforniawww.familiesinschools.org/
Family Aid Boston
Family Aid BostonAscend Network PartnersBostonMassachusettswww.familyaidboston.org/Default.aspx
Family and Workforce Centers of America
Family and Workforce Centers of AmericaAscend Network PartnersSaint LouisMissouriwww.fwca-stl.com/
Family Connections of Northeast Ohio
Family Connections of Northeast OhioAscend Network PartnersShaker HeightsOhiofamilyconnections1.org/
Family Focus & Chicago Child Care Society
Family Focus & Chicago Child Care SocietyAscend Network PartnersChicagoIllinoiswww.family-focus.org/merger/
Family Independence Initiative
Family Independence InitiativeAscend Network PartnersDecaturGeorgiawww.uptogether.org/
Family Resource Center Association
Family Resource Center AssociationAscend Network PartnersDenverColoradowww.cofamilycenters.org/
Family Scholar House, Inc.
Family Scholar House, Inc.Ascend Network PartnersLouisvilleKentuckyfamilyscholarhouse.org/
Family Service Association of San Antonio
Family Service Association of San AntonioAscend Network PartnersSan AntonioTexasfamily-service.org/
Family Story
Family StoryAscend Network PartnersOaklandCaliforniawww.familystoryproject.org/
Family Values @ Work
Family Values @ WorkAscend Network PartnersMilwaukeeWisconsinfamilyvaluesatwork.org/
Family Values @ Work (WI)
Family Values @ Work (WI)FP Innovators ( Phase 1 & 2)MilwaukeeWisconsinfamilyvaluesatwork.org/
Family Workforce Centers for America (FWCA) (MO)
Family Workforce Centers for America (FWCA) (MO)FP Innovators ( Phase 2)St. LouisMissouriwww.fwca-stl.com/
Fathers Incorporated
Fathers IncorporatedAscend Network PartnersDunwoodyGeorgiawww.fathersincorporated.com
Fatima Goss Graves
Fatima Goss GravesFP Advisors ( Phase 1)WashingtonDCnwlc.org/
Felix Matos Rodriguez
Felix Matos RodriguezAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)ManhattanNew Yorkwww.cuny.edu/
Felix Matos Rodriguez
Felix Matos RodriguezPostsecondary Leadership CircleNew York CityNew Yorkwww.cuny.edu/
First Alaskans Institute
First Alaskans InstituteAscend Network PartnersAnchorageAlaskafirstalaskans.org/
Flint Genesee Literacy Network
Flint Genesee Literacy NetworkAscend Network PartnersFlintMichiganflintliteracynetwork.org/
Florence Crittenton Services of Colorado
Florence Crittenton Services of ColoradoAscend Network PartnersDenverColoradoflocritco.org/
Focus: HOPE
Focus: HOPEAscend Network PartnersDetroitMichiganwww.focushope.edu/
Foundation for a Healthy St. Petersburg
Foundation for a Healthy St. PetersburgAscend Network PartnersSt. PetersburgFloridahealthystpete.foundation/
Frederick Community College
Frederick Community CollegeAscend Network PartnersFrederickMarylandwww.frederick.edu/
Friends of Children of Mississippi, Inc.
Friends of Children of Mississippi, Inc.Ascend Network PartnersJacksonMississippiwww.friendsofchildren.org/
Friends of the Children
Friends of the ChildrenAscend Network PartnersPortlandOregonwww.friendsofthechildren.org
Future Institute
Future InstituteAscend Network PartnersSchaumburgIllinoisfutureinstitute.us/
Garrett County Community Action Committee
Garrett County Community Action CommitteeAscend Network PartnersOaklandMDwww.garrettcac.org/
Gayatri Agnew
Gayatri AgnewAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)BentonvilleArkansasWalmart.org
Generation Hope
Generation HopeAscend Network PartnersWASHINGTONDCwww.supportgenerationhope.org
Generation Justice
Generation JusticeAscend Network PartnersAlbuquerqueNew Mexicowww.generationjustice.org
George Mason University
George Mason UniversityAscend Network PartnersFairfaxVirginiawww2.gmu.edu/
Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning
Georgia Department of Early Care and LearningAscend Network PartnersAtlantaGeorgiadecal.ga.gov/
Georgia Mjartan
Georgia MjartanAscend Fellows (Cohort 3)ColumbiaSouth Carolinawww.scfirststeps.org/
Gianna House Foundation
Gianna House FoundationAscend Network PartnersEastpointeMichigangiannahouse.org/
Gina Adams
Gina AdamsFP Advisors ( Phase 1 & 2)WashingtonDCwww.fedex.com/sc/about/company-info/index.html
Gina Adams
Gina AdamsPSP Parent Advisor (Cohort 2)WashingtonDCwww.fedex.com/sc/about/company-info/index.html
Gloria Perez
Gloria PerezAscend Fellows (Cohort 1)MinneapolisMinnesotawww.wfmn.org
Gloria Perez
Gloria PerezPSP National Advisor (Phase 2)MinneapolisMinnesotawww.wfmn.org/
Goodling Institute for Research in Family Literacy
Goodling Institute for Research in Family LiteracyAscend Network PartnersUniversity ParkPennsylvaniaed.psu.edu/goodling-institute
Goodwill of Central & Southern Indiana, Inc.
Goodwill of Central & Southern Indiana, Inc.Ascend Network PartnersIndianapolisINwww.goodwillindy.org/
Goodwill of San Antonio
Goodwill of San AntonioAscend Network PartnersSan AntonioTexaswww.goodwillsa.org/
Goodwill of the Olympics and Rainier Region
Goodwill of the Olympics and Rainier RegionAscend Network PartnersTacomaWashingtonwww.goodwillwa.org/
Gordon Bronson
Gordon BronsonFP Advisors ( Phase 1)MiamiFloridareeftechnology.com/
Greg Taylor
Greg TaylorAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)Floral ParkNew Yorknbafoundation.nba.com/
Greg Taylor
Greg TaylorFP Advisors ( Phase 1)New YorkNew Yorknbafoundation.nba.com/
Gretchen Hammer
Gretchen HammerAscend Fellows (Cohort CO)DenverColoradowww.publicleadershipgroup.org/
Growing Home
Growing HomeAscend Network PartnersWestminsterColoradowww.growinghome.org
Hamilton-Madison House
Hamilton-Madison HouseAscend Network PartnersNew YorkNew Yorkwww.hamiltonmadisonhouse.org/
Harvard University, Department of Sociology
Harvard University, Department of SociologyAscend Network PartnersCambridgeMassachusettssociology.fas.harvard.edu/
Harvard University, Graduate School of Education
Harvard University, Graduate School of EducationAscend Network PartnersCambridgeMassachusettswww.gse.harvard.edu/
Hawaii Alliance for Community-Based Education Development
Hawaii Alliance for Community-Based Education DevelopmentAscend Network PartnersHonoluluHawaiiwww.hacbed.org/
Hawaii Department of Human Services
Hawaii Department of Human ServicesAscend Network PartnersHonoluluHawaiihumanservices.hawaii.gov/
Heartland United Way
Heartland United WayAscend Network PartnersGrand IslandNebraskawww.heartlandunitedway.org/
Henry Wilde
Henry WildeAscend Fellows (Cohort 1)MilwaukeeWisconsinalwi.acelero.net/
Higher Expectations for Racine County
Higher Expectations for Racine CountyAscend Network PartnersRacineWisconsinhigherexpectationsracinecounty.org/
Higher Ground
Higher GroundAscend Network PartnersTusconArizonawww.higherground.me/
Highland County Community Action Organization, Inc.
Highland County Community Action Organization, Inc.Ascend Network PartnersHillsboroOhiohccao.org/
HIPPY USA
HIPPY USAAscend Network PartnersLittle RockArkansaswww.hippyusa.org/
Hispanic Unity of Florida
Hispanic Unity of FloridaAscend Network PartnersHollywoodFloridawww.hispanicunity.org
Home Forward
Home ForwardAscend Network PartnersPortlandOregonwww.homeforward.org
Hostos Community College
Hostos Community CollegeAscend Network PartnersBronxNew Yorkwww.hostos.cuny.edu/
Housing Assistance Council
Housing Assistance CouncilAscend Network PartnersWashingtonDCwww.ruralhome.org/
Howard Stevenson
Howard StevensonPSP Parent Advisor (Cohort 2)PhiladelphiaPennsylvaniawww.upenn.edu/
Human Services Programs of Carroll County, Inc.
Human Services Programs of Carroll County, Inc.Ascend Network PartnersWestministerMarylandhspinc.org/
Ideas42
Ideas42Ascend Network PartnersNew YorkNew Yorkwww.ideas42.org/
Illuminate Ministries
Illuminate MinistriesAscend Network PartnersFort WorthTexaswww.illuminate-ministries.com/about
Indiana Housing & Community Development Authority
Indiana Housing & Community Development AuthorityAscend Network PartnersIndianapolisIndianawww.in.gov/ihcda/
Indira Grullon
Indira GrullonPSP Parent Advisor (Cohort 1&2)South RiverNew Jerseywww.honoryourmamas.org/
Inner Explorer
Inner ExplorerAscend Network PartnersFranklinMassachusettsinnerexplorer.org/
INPEACE
INPEACEAscend Network PartnersKapoleiHawaiiwww.inpeace.org
Institute for Women's Policy Research
Institute for Women's Policy ResearchAscend Network PartnersWashingtonDCiwpr.org/
Instituto del Desarrollo de la Juventud
Instituto del Desarrollo de la JuventudAscend Network PartnersSan JuanPuerto Ricojuventudpr.org/
It Takes a City
It Takes a CityAscend Network PartnersNew York CityNew Yorkwww.ittakesacity.coop/
Jacqueline Smith
Jacqueline SmithPSP National Advisor (Phase 2)UnknownUnknownasu.edu
Janeen Comenote
Janeen ComenoteAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)SeattleWashingtonwww.nuifc.org/
Janine McMahon
Janine McMahonPSP Parent Advisor (Cohort 2)HartfordConnecticutwww.ccaoh.org/
Jannus, Inc.
Jannus, Inc.Ascend Network PartnersBoiseIdahowww.jannus.org/
Jay Chaudhary
Jay ChaudharyAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)ZionsvilleIndianawww.in.gov/fssa/
Jee Hang Lee
Jee Hang LeePSP National Advisor (Phase 2)WashingtonDCwww.acct.org/
Jeff Kuhr
Jeff KuhrAscend Fellows (Cohort CO)Grand JunctionColoradohealth.mesacounty.us/
Jefferson County Department of Human Services
Jefferson County Department of Human ServicesAscend Network PartnersGoldenColoradojeffco.us/human-services/
Jennifer Lee
Jennifer LeeAscend Fellows (Cohort 3)RichmondVirginiawww.cnn.com/
Jennifer Sullivan (Walthall)
Jennifer Sullivan (Walthall)PSP Parent Advisor (Cohort 2)IndianapolisIndianawww.in.gov/fssa/
Jeremiah Program
Jeremiah ProgramAscend Network PartnersMinneapolisMinnesotawww.jeremiahprogram.org
Jesus Benitez
Jesus BenitezPSP Parent Advisor (Cohort 1)BronxNew Yorkwww.cuny.edu/academics/academic-programs/model-programs/cuny-fatherhood-academy/
Jesús Gerena
Jesús GerenaAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)OaklandCaliforniawww.uptogether.org/
Jesús Gerena
Jesús GerenaFP Advisors ( Phase 2)OaklandCaliforniawww.uptogether.org/
Jewish Vocational Services of San Francisco
Jewish Vocational Services of San FranciscoAscend Network PartnersSan FranciscoCaliforniawww.jvs.org/
Jobs with Justice Education Fund (DC)
Jobs with Justice Education Fund (DC)FP Innovators ( Phase 2)WashingtonDCwww.jwj.org/about-us/jobs-with-justice-education-fund
Joe Hobot
Joe HobotAscend Fellows (Cohort 3)MinneapolisMinnesotawww.aioic.org
Joe Waters
Joe WatersAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)GreenvilleSouth Carolinawww.capita.org/
John Annis
John AnnisAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)BradentonFloridabarancikfoundation.org/
John Farnam
John FarnamAscend Fellows (Cohort 3)DenverColoradomorgridgefamilyfoundation.org/
John Hudson III
John Hudson IIIAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)BirminghamAlabamawww.southerncompany.com/
Johns Hopkins University, International Arts + Mind Lab
Johns Hopkins University, International Arts + Mind LabAscend Network PartnersBaltimoreMarylandwww.artsandmindlab.org/
Joseph Jones
Joseph JonesAscend Fellows (Cohort 3)Baltimore CityMarylandwww.cfuf.org/
Joseph Wright
Joseph WrightPSP Parent Advisor (Cohort 2)CheverlyMarylandwww.umms.org/capital
Juan Salgado
Juan SalgadoPostsecondary Leadership CircleChicagoIllinoiswww.ccc.edu/Pages/default.aspx
Kansas Department for Children and Families
Kansas Department for Children and FamiliesAscend Network PartnersTopekaKSwww.dcf.ks.gov/Pages/default.aspx
Karen Walker
Karen WalkerPostsecondary Leadership CircleNashvilleTennesseewww.tn.gov/humanservices.html
Karla Davis
Karla DavisAscend Fellows (Cohort 1)MemphisTennesseewww.wcstrategies.org/
Katharine Winograd
Katharine WinogradAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)AlbuquerqueNew Mexicowww.cnm.edu/
Katharine Winograd
Katharine WinogradPostsecondary Leadership CircleAlbuquerqueNew Mexicowww.cnm.edu/
Katherine Korenaga
Katherine KorenagaPostsecondary Leadership CircleHonoluluHawaiihumanservices.hawaii.gov/
Katie Albright
Katie AlbrightAscend Fellows (Cohort 1)San FranciscoCaliforniasafeandsound.org/
Kaya Henderson
Kaya HendersonFP Advisors ( Phase 1)WashingtonDCteachforall.org/
Keesa Smith
Keesa SmithAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)Little RockArkansashumanservices.arkansas.gov/
Kelly Middleton-Banks
Kelly Middleton-BanksPSP National Advisor (Phase 2)WashingtonDCwww.nawb.org/
Kennebec Valley Community Action Program
Kennebec Valley Community Action ProgramAscend Network PartnersWatervilleMainewww.kvcap.org/
Kennesaw State University
Kennesaw State UniversityAscend Network PartnersKennesawGeorgiachildrenandfamilyprograms.org
Kentucky River Foothills Development Council, Inc.
Kentucky River Foothills Development Council, Inc.Ascend Network PartnersRichmondKentuckywww.foothillscap.org/
Kevin Jordan
Kevin JordanAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)Cleveland HeightsOhiowww.lisc.org/
Kingsley House
Kingsley HouseAscend Network PartnersNew OrleansLouisianawww.kingsleyhouse.org/
Kirsten Lodal
Kirsten LodalAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)WashingtonDCwww.liftcommunities.org/
Knox County Head Start
Knox County Head StartAscend Network PartnersMount VernonOhiowww.knoxheadstart.org/
Kristin Bernhard
Kristin BernhardAscend Fellows (Cohort 3)ChicagoIllinoiswww.theounce.org/
Kwame Anku
Kwame AnkuAscend Fellows (Cohort 3)SacramentoCaliforniablackstar.fund/
LAANE
LAANEAscend Network PartnersLos AngelesCaliforniawww.laane.org/
Lansing Community College
Lansing Community CollegeAscend Network PartnersLansingMichiganwww.lcc.edu/
LaSalle School
LaSalle SchoolAscend Network PartnersAlbanyNew Yorkwww.lasalle-school.org/
Laura Huerta Migus
Laura Huerta MigusAscend Fellows (Cohort 3)ArlingtonVirginiawww.childrensmuseums.org/
Laura Kohn
Laura KohnPSP National Advisor (Phase 2)EncinitasCaliforniawww.missiondrivenfinance.com/
Laurel Vermillion
Laurel VermillionPostsecondary Leadership CircleFort YatesNorth Dakotasittingbull.edu/
laurie brotman
laurie brotmanAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)New YorkNew Yorkmed.nyu.edu/our-community/about-us
Learn to Earn Dayton
Learn to Earn DaytonAscend Network PartnersDaytonOhiolearntoearndayton.org/
Learning Community of Douglas and Sarpy Counties
Learning Community of Douglas and Sarpy CountiesAscend Network PartnersOmahaNebraskawww.learningcommunityds.org
Legal Aid at Work (CA)
Legal Aid at Work (CA)FP Innovators ( Phase 1 & 2)San FranciscoCalifornialegalaidatwork.org/
LENA
LENAAscend Network PartnersDenverColoradowww.lena.org
Lesley Del Rio
Lesley Del RioPSP Parent Advisor (Cohort 1)AuroraColoradowww.bgcmd.org/
Leslie Reyes
Leslie ReyesPSP Parent Advisor (Cohort 2)MiddlesexNew Jerseywww.rutgers.edu/
Liane Jollon
Liane JollonAscend Fellows (Cohort CO)DurangoColoradosjbpublichealth.org/
LIFT
LIFTAscend Network PartnersWashingtonDCwww.liftcommunities.org/
Lincoln Hills Development Corporation
Lincoln Hills Development CorporationAscend Network PartnersTell CityIndianawww.lhdc.org/
Literacy Inc.
Literacy Inc.Ascend Network PartnersNew YorkNew Yorkwww.lincnyc.org
Literacy Partners, Inc.
Literacy Partners, Inc.Ascend Network PartnersNew YorkNew Yorkliteracypartners.org/
Little Dixie Community Action Agency, Inc.
Little Dixie Community Action Agency, Inc.Ascend Network PartnersHugoOklahomalittledixie.org/
Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC)
Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC)Ascend Network PartnersWashingtonDCwww.lisc.org/
Lona Juarez-Baca
Lona Juarez-BacaPSP Parent Advisor (Cohort 2)ArvadaColoradowww.jeffco.us/4157/Business-Workforce-Center
Lorelei Vargas
Lorelei VargasFP Advisors ( Phase 2)New YorkNew Yorktrinitywallstreet.org/trinity-commons
Lorelei Vargas
Lorelei VargasAscend Fellows (Cohort 3)New YorkNew Yorktrinitywallstreet.org/trinity-commons
Lorelei Vargas
Lorelei VargasPSP Parent Advisor (Cohort 2)New YorkNew Yorktrinitywallstreet.org/trinity-commons
Lori Pfingst
Lori PfingstAscend Fellows (Cohort 3)OlympiaWashingtonwww.dshs.wa.gov/
Lori Pfingst
Lori PfingstPostsecondary Leadership CircleOlympiaWashingtonwww.dshs.wa.gov/
Los Angeles Valley College Family Resource Center
Los Angeles Valley College Family Resource CenterAscend Network PartnersValley GlenCAlavcfamilyresourcecenter.org/
Louis Soares
Louis SoaresPSP National Advisor (Phase 2)UnknownUnknownwww.acenet.edu/Pages/default.aspx
Lutheran Child and Family Services of Indiana/Kentucky, Inc.
Lutheran Child and Family Services of Indiana/Kentucky, Inc.Ascend Network PartnersIndianapolisIndianalutheranfamily.org/
Lynnette Coney
Lynnette ConeyPSP Parent Advisor (Cohort 1)SarasotaFloridawww.cfsarasota.org/
M. Roy Wilson
M. Roy WilsonPostsecondary Leadership CircleDetroitMichiganwayne.edu/
Madison Strategies Group/Tulsa Community WorkAdvance
Madison Strategies Group/Tulsa Community WorkAdvanceAscend Network PartnersTulsaOklahomawww.madisonstrategies.org/
MAHUBE-OTWA Community Action Partnership
MAHUBE-OTWA Community Action PartnershipAscend Network PartnersDetroit LakesMinnesotawww.mahube.org/
Margaret McKenna
Margaret McKennaAscend Fellows (Cohort 1)BostonMassachusettsascend.aspeninstitute.org/margaret-mckenna/
Maria Gomez
Maria GomezFP Advisors ( Phase 1)WashingtonDCwww.maryscenter.org/
Maria Harper-Marinick
Maria Harper-MarinickAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)PhoenixArizonawww.maricopa.edu/
Maria Harper-Marinick
Maria Harper-MarinickPostsecondary Leadership CircleTempeArizonawww.maricopa.edu/
Maricopa Community Colleges
Maricopa Community CollegesAscend Network PartnersTempeArizonawww.maricopa.edu/
Maricopa County Human Services Department
Maricopa County Human Services DepartmentAscend Network PartnersPhoenixArizonawww.maricopa.gov/5270/Human-Services
Mario Small
Mario SmallAscend Fellows (Cohort 1)CambridgeMassachusettssociology.fas.harvard.edu/
Mark Kling
Mark KlingAscend Fellows (Cohort CO)DenverColoradowww.cofamilycenters.org/
Mark Mitsui
Mark MitsuiPostsecondary Leadership CirclePortlandOregonwww.pcc.edu/
Marni Roosevelt
Marni RooseveltPSP National Advisor (Phase 2)Valley GlenCaliforniawww.lavc.edu/
Martha O'Bryan Center
Martha O'Bryan CenterAscend Network PartnersNashvilleTennesseewww.marthaobryan.org
Mary Anne Snyder
Mary Anne SnyderAscend Fellows (Cohort CO)DenverColoradocdhs.colorado.gov/
Mary's Center for Maternal & Child Care, Inc.
Mary's Center for Maternal & Child Care, Inc.Ascend Network PartnersWashingtonDCwww.maryscenter.org/
Maryland Department of Human Services
Maryland Department of Human ServicesAscend Network PartnersBaltimoreMarylanddhr.maryland.gov/
Maryland Family Network
Maryland Family NetworkAscend Network PartnersBaltimoreMarylandwww.marylandfamilynetwork.org/
Matrix Human Services
Matrix Human ServicesAscend Network PartnersDetroitMichiganwww.matrixhumanservices.org/
Matthew Biel
Matthew BielAscend Fellows (Cohort 3)WashingtonDCwww.ecin.org/
Matthew Dodson
Matthew DodsonAscend Fellows (Cohort CO)Pagosa SpringsColoradoctc.georgetown.edu/
Meera Mani
Meera ManiAscend Fellows (Cohort 1)Los AltosCaliforniawww.packard.org/
Melanie Bridgeforth
Melanie BridgeforthAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)BirminghamAlabamawomensfundbirmingham.org/
Melba Henao
Melba HenaoPSP Parent Advisor (Cohort 2)ElizabethNew Jerseywww.facebook.com/Union-County-Council-for-Young-Children-UCCYC-372640046256463/
Melvin Carter
Melvin CarterAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)St. PaulMinnesotawww.stpaul.gov/
Mental Health Center of Denver
Mental Health Center of DenverAscend Network PartnersDenverColoradowww.mhcd.org
Mesa County Public Health
Mesa County Public HealthAscend Network PartnersGrand JunctionColoradohealth.mesacounty.us/
Metropolitan Action Commission
Metropolitan Action CommissionAscend Network PartnersNashvilleTennesseewww.nashville.gov/Metro-Action-Commission/Community-Programs.aspx
Mia Birdsong
Mia BirdsongAscend Fellows (Cohort 1)OaklandCaliforniawww.economicsecurityproject.org/
Miami Dade College
Miami Dade CollegeAscend Network PartnersMiamiFloridawww.mdc.edu/
Michael Flores
Michael FloresAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)San AntonioTexaswww.alamo.edu/
Michael Niyompong
Michael NiyompongAscend Fellows (Cohort CO)DenverColoradowww.mhcd.org
Michaela Martin
Michaela MartinPSP Parent Advisor (Cohort 1)CovinaCaliforniaascend.aspeninstitute.org/
Michelle Rhone-Collins
Michelle Rhone-CollinsPSP National Advisor (Phase 2)WashingtonDCwww.whywelift.org/
Michelle Sarche
Michelle SarcheAscend Fellows (Cohort 3)AuroraColoradowww.ucdenver.edu/academics/colleges/PublicHealth/Pages/default.aspx
Michigan League for Public Policy
Michigan League for Public PolicyAscend Network PartnersLansingMichiganwww.mlpp.org
Mid-Iowa Community Action, Inc.
Mid-Iowa Community Action, Inc.Ascend Network PartnersMarshalltownIowawww.micaonline.org/
Mike Flores
Mike FloresPostsecondary Leadership CircleSan AntonioTexaswww.alamo.edu/
Mile High United Way
Mile High United WayAscend Network PartnersDenverColoradowww.unitedwaydenver.org
Minnesota Children's Cabinet
Minnesota Children's CabinetAscend Network PartnersSt. PaulMinnesotamn.gov/governor/administration/childrenscabinet/
Mission Economic Development Agency
Mission Economic Development AgencyAscend Network PartnersSan FranciscoCaliforniamissionpromise.org
Mississippi County, Arkansas Economic Opportunity Commission, Inc.
Mississippi County, Arkansas Economic Opportunity Commission, Inc.Ascend Network PartnersBlythevilleArkansaswww.mcaeoc.com/
MOMS Partnership
MOMS PartnershipFP Innovators ( Phase 1)New HavenConnecticutmedicine.yale.edu/childstudy/communitypartnerships/moms/
Montana Budget and Policy Center
Montana Budget and Policy CenterAscend Network PartnersHelenaMontanawww.montanabudget.org/
Montefiore Medical Center
Montefiore Medical CenterAscend Network PartnersYonkersNew Yorkwww.montefiore.org
Monticello Area Community Action Agency
Monticello Area Community Action AgencyAscend Network PartnersCharlottesvilleVirginiawww.macaa.org/
Morehouse School of Medicine
Morehouse School of MedicineAscend Network PartnersAtlantaGeorgiawww.msm.edu/
Morgridge Family Foundation
Morgridge Family FoundationAscend Network PartnersDenverColoradomorgridgefamilyfoundation.org/
mRelief
mReliefAscend Network PartnersChicagoIllinoiswww.mrelief.com/
Multnomah County - Multnomah Idea Lab
Multnomah County - Multnomah Idea LabAscend Network PartnersPortlandOregonmultco.us/multnomah-idea-lab-mil-innovation-government
Myla Calhoun
Myla CalhounAscend Fellows (Cohort 3)BirminghamAlabamawww.alabamapower.com/
Myra Jones-Taylor
Myra Jones-TaylorAscend Fellows (Cohort 2)WashingtonDCwww.zerotothree.org/
Nana Grants
Nana GrantsAscend Network PartnersMariettaGeorgiananagrants.org/
National Association for the Education of Young Children
National Association for the Education of Young ChildrenAscend Network PartnersWashingtonDCwww.naeyc.org/
National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) (DC)
National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) (DC)FP Innovators ( Phase 2)WashingtonDCwww.naeyc.org/
National Association of Counsel for Children
National Association of Counsel for ChildrenAscend Network PartnersDenverColoradowww.naccchildlaw.org/
National Black Child Development Institute
National Black Child Development InstituteAscend Network PartnersSilver SpringMarylandwww.nbcdi.org/
National Center for Families Learning
National Center for Families LearningAscend Network PartnersLouisvilleKentuckyfamilieslearning.org
National Crittenton
National CrittentonAscend Network PartnersPortlandOregonwww.nationalcrittenton.org/
National Family Support Network
National Family Support NetworkAscend Network PartnersWashingtonDCwww.nationalfamilysupportnetwork.org
National Head Start Association
National Head Start AssociationAscend Network PartnersAlexandriaVirginiawww.nhsa.org/
National Human Services Assembly
National Human Services AssemblyAscend Network PartnersWashingtonDCnationalassembly.org/
National Partnership for Women & Families (DC)
National Partnership for Women & Families (DC)FP Innovators ( Phase 1 & 2)WashingtonDCwww.nationalpartnership.org/about-us/
Nationwide Children’s Hospital (OH)
Nationwide Children’s Hospital (OH)FP Innovators ( Phase 2)ColumbusOhiowww.nationwidechildrens.org/
Nebraska Children and Families Foundation
Nebraska Children and Families FoundationAscend Network PartnersLincolnNebraskawww.nebraskachildren.org/
Neighborhood Villages
Neighborhood VillagesAscend Network PartnersBostonMassachusettswww.neighborhoodvillages.org/
New Haven MOMS Partnership
New Haven MOMS PartnershipAscend Network PartnersNew HavenCTmedicine.yale.edu/childstudy/communitypartnerships/moms/
New Mexico Asian Family Center
New Mexico Asian Family CenterAscend Network PartnersAlbuquerqueNew Mexiconmafc.org/
New Moms
New MomsAscend Network PartnersChicagoIllinoisnewmoms.org/
New York City Administration for Children's Services
New York City Administration for Children's ServicesAscend Network PartnersNew YorkNew Yorkwww1.nyc.gov/site/acs/index.page
New York City Housing Authority
New York City Housing AuthorityAscend Network PartnersNew YorkNew Yorkwww1.nyc.gov/site/nycha/index.page
New York City Technical College Our Children's Center
New York City Technical College Our Children's CenterAscend Network PartnersBrooklynNew Yorkwww.citytech.cuny.edu/occ/
New York Immigration Coalition
New York Immigration CoalitionAscend Network PartnersNew YorkNew Yorkwww.nyic.org/
Next Door
Next DoorAscend Network PartnersMilwaukeeWisconsinwww.nextdoormke.org/
Nicole Lynn Lewis
Nicole Lynn LewisPSP National Advisor (Phase 2)WashingtonDCwww.generationhope.org/
Nikki Hatch
Nikki HatchAscend Fellows (Cohort CO)DenverColoradowww.acf.hhs.gov/oro/regional-offices/region2
Ninth District Opportunity, Inc.
Ninth District Opportunity, Inc.Ascend Network PartnersGainesvilleGeorgiawww.ndo.org/web/
Nitzan Pelman
Nitzan PelmanAscend Fellows (Cohort 3)BerkeleyCaliforniaclimbhire.co
North Dakota Department of Human Services
North Dakota Department of Human ServicesAscend Network PartnersBismarkNorth Dakotawww.nd.gov/dhs/
North Little Rock Housing Authority
North Little Rock Housing AuthorityAscend Network PartnersNorth Little RockArkansasnlrha.org
Northern Virginia Community College
Northern Virginia Community CollegeAscend Network PartnersAnnandaleVirginiawww.nvcc.edu/acp/
Northern Virginia Family Service
Northern Virginia Family ServiceAscend Network PartnersOaktonVirginiawww.nvfs.org/
NorthKey Community Care
NorthKey Community CareAscend Network PartnersCovingtonKentuckywww.northkey.org/
Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University, Feinberg School of MedicineAscend Network PartnersChicagoIllinoiswww.feinberg.northwestern.edu/
Northwestern University, Institute for Policy Research
Northwestern University, Institute for Policy ResearchAscend Network PartnersEvanstonIllinoiswww.ipr.northwestern.edu/
Nurse-Family Partnership
Nurse-Family PartnershipAscend Network PartnersDenverColoradowww.nursefamilypartnership.org/
NYU Langone Medical Center
NYU Langone Medical CenterAscend Network PartnersNew YorkNYnyulangone.org/
NYU Langone's Family Health Center
NYU Langone's Family Health CenterAscend Network PartnersNew York CityNYnyulangone.org/locations/family-health-centers-at-nyu-langone
Oakland Promise
Oakland PromiseAscend Network PartnersOaklandCaliforniaoaklandpromise.org/
Oakridge Neighborhood Services
Oakridge Neighborhood ServicesAscend Network PartnersDes MoinesIowaoakridgeneighborhood.org/
Office of Family and Community Engagement - Denver Public Schools
Office of Family and Community Engagement - Denver Public SchoolsAscend Network PartnersDenverColoradoface.dpsk12.org
Office of Maryland Governor Larry Hogan
Office of Maryland Governor Larry HoganAscend Network PartnersBaltimoreMarylandgovernor.maryland.gov/
Office on Trafficking in Persons
Office on Trafficking in PersonsAscend Network PartnersWashingtonDCwww.acf.hhs.gov/otip
Ohio Department of Health
Ohio Department of HealthAscend Network PartnersColumbusOhioodh.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/odh/home
Ohio Guidestone
Ohio GuidestoneAscend Network PartnersBereaOhioohioguidestone.org/
Olmsted County Health, Housing and Human Services
Olmsted County Health, Housing and Human ServicesAscend Network PartnersRochesterMinnesotawww.co.olmsted.mn.us/Pages/default.aspx
One Shared Future
One Shared FutureAscend Network PartnersHonoluluHawaiiwww.onesharedfuture.com/
Opportunity Nation
Opportunity NationAscend Network PartnersWashingtonDCopportunitynation.org/
Our House, Inc.
Our House, Inc.Ascend Network PartnersLittle RockArkansasourhouseshelter.org
P. Lindsay Chase-Lansdale
P. Lindsay Chase-LansdaleAscend Fellows (Cohort 1)EvanstonIllinoiswww.ipr.northwestern.edu/
Pam Eddinger
Pam EddingerPostsecondary Leadership CircleBostonMassachusettswww.bhcc.edu/
Parent-Child Center of Rutland County
Parent-Child Center of Rutland CountyAscend Network PartnersRutlandVermontrcpcc.org/
Parents as Teachers National Center
Parents as Teachers National CenterAscend Network PartnersSt. LouisMissouriwww.parentsasteachers.org
Partner4Work
Partner4WorkAscend Network PartnersCoaropolisPennsylvaniawww.partner4work.org/
Partner4Work (PA)
Partner4Work (PA)FP Innovators ( Phase 2)PittsburghPennsylvaniawww.partner4work.org/
Partners for Education at Berea College
Partners for Education at Berea CollegeAscend Network PartnersBereaKentuckywww.berea.edu/pfe/
Partnership for Community Action (PCA) (NM)
Partnership for Community Action (PCA) (NM)FP Innovators ( Phase 2)AlbuquerqueNew Mexicowww.forcommunityaction.org/
Pascale Sykes Foundation
Pascale Sykes FoundationAscend Network PartnersRed BankNew Jerseypascalesykesfoundation.com
Paul LeBlanc
Paul LeBlancAscend Fellows (Cohort 3)ManchesterNew Hampshirewww.snhu.edu/
PelotonU
PelotonUAscend Network PartnersAustinTexaspelotonu.org/
Pennsylvania Women Work
Pennsylvania Women WorkAscend Network PartnersPittsburghPennsylvaniawww.pawomenwork.org/
Penquis
PenquisAscend Network PartnersBangorMainewww.penquis.org/
Philadelphia Parks & Recreation - Special Recreation Services
Philadelphia Parks & Recreation - Special Recreation ServicesAscend Network PartnersPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniawww.phila.gov/parksandrecreation/Pages/default.aspx
Phyllis Albritton
Phyllis AlbrittonAscend Fellows (Cohort CO)ParkerColoradowww.cosafetynet.org/
Pitkin County Human Services
Pitkin County Human ServicesAscend Network PartnersAspenColoradowww.pitkincounty.com/182/Human-Services
Policy Matters Ohio
Policy Matters OhioAscend Network PartnersClevelandOhiopolicymattersohio.org
Polis Institute
Polis InstituteAscend Network PartnersOrlandoFloridapolisinstitute.org/
Prevent Child Abuse America
Prevent Child Abuse AmericaAscend Network PartnersChicagoIllinoispreventchildabuse.org/
Project Return, Inc.
Project Return, Inc.Ascend Network PartnersNashvilleTennesseewww.projectreturninc.org/
Prosperity Now
Prosperity NowAscend Network PartnersWashingtonDCprosperitynow.org/
Prosperity Works
Prosperity WorksAscend Network PartnersAlbuquerqueNew Mexicoprosperityworks.net/
Proyecto Juan Diego
Proyecto Juan DiegoAscend Network PartnersBrownsvilleTexaswww.proyecto-jd.org/
PT Chat LLC
PT Chat LLCAscend Network PartnersWashingtonDCwww.ptchatapp.com
Quality Care for Children
Quality Care for ChildrenAscend Network PartnersAtlantaGeorgiawww.qualitycareforchildren.org/
Queens College (CUNY)
Queens College (CUNY)Ascend Network PartnersQueensNew Yorkwww.qc.cuny.edu/Pages/home.aspx
Queens Legacy Foundation/New Eyes Village
Queens Legacy Foundation/New Eyes VillageAscend Network PartnersFort CollinsColoradoen-gb.facebook.com/pg/NECCC73/about/?ref=page_internal
Raise the Barr
Raise the BarrAscend Network PartnersHawthorneCaliforniawww.raisethebarr.org and www.drivingforcegroup.org
Raise the Future
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Randall Lane
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Raphael Gamaliel Warnock
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Raquel Hatter
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Rashika Lee
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Ray Marshall Center, Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs
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Reach Out and Read
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Reading and Beyond: Fresno Promise Neighborhood
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Reading Corps
Reading CorpsAscend Network PartnersMinneapolisMinnesotaminnesotareadingcorps.org/
Ready at Five
Ready at FiveAscend Network PartnersBaltimoreMarylandwww.readyatfive.org/
Real Services, Inc
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Reggie Bicha
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Restore Education
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Rinku Sen
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Roca, Inc.
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Ron-Li Liaw
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Room to Grow, Inc.
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Root & Rebound
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Rosa Rada
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Roslyn Clark Artis
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Roxane White
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RS Eden
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Rural Opportunity Institute
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Rural Outreach Center
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