Overview: Ascend Report on Two-Generation Approaches to Poverty

July 3, 2018

By: Jaimee Kidd, NASCSP Intern This June, Ascend at the Aspen Institute released an extensive report serving as an update on the success of two-generation approaches across the country. Dedicated to putting an end to intergenerational poverty, Ascend commits itself to supporting innovative strategies and solutions that lift up entire families to ensure economic security and educational

Category : Poverty, CSBG

National Healthy Homes Month 2018

May 30, 2018

June is National Healthy Homes Month (NHHM), an initiative designed to spread awareness about the important connection between homes and the health of individuals, families, and communities. Created by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes (OLHCHH), this year’s theme is “Check Your Home: Protect Your Family.” This theme was


Community Action Month- Success Stories from the Texas CSBG Network

May 24, 2018

The guest blog below was written by Karen Keith, a Program Specialist with the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs in Austin, Texas. #CommunityActionWorks is one of two hashtags

Category : CSBG, Poverty

Utilize Your State Fact Sheet During Community Action Month!

May 15, 2018

State fact sheets are one of the many resources NASCSP provides to highlight and showcase CSBG data. During Community Action Month, you can utilize state fact sheets to customize your communications efforts. Each State fact sheet includes information from the FFY 2016 Community Services Block Grant Information System Survey (CSBG IS). It reports on the make-up of the state network, the total

Category : Uncategorized

Community Action Month 2018

April 30, 2018

National Community Action Month is here and NASCSP is excited to celebrate with you! Each year, Community Action Month provides a unique platform for the passionate members of our network to

Category : CSBG
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