Ascend, in partnership with the Kresge Foundation, is thrilled to share the newly released video, Advancing Children and Families Together: The Two-Generation Framework Overview. This short video aims to onboard those newer to the 2Gen approach and be used as a resource for the field in its continuous growth. We encourage you to share with your colleagues and networks and join us giving a special thank you to the video’s five featured speakers:

  • Teresa Eckrick Sommer, PhD, Research Professor, Institute for Policy Research, Northwestern University
  • Amber Angel, Adjunct Instructor, Los Angeles Valley College
  • Lori Pfingst, PhD, Senior Director, Economic Services, Washington State Department of Social & Health Services
  • Joseph Jones, Founder, President and CEO, Center for Urban Families
  • Mishaela Durán, Former Director for the Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Office of Regional Operations