Learn about legislative efforts on divisive concepts bills and critical race theory and how you can engage with accurate information and resonating messages.
Children, Youth, and Families
Learn about the state’s biennium budget, its impact on your work and how Philanthropy Ohio is engaging in the Ohio General Assembly’s deliberations
The June 23 coalition meeting focused on how Ohio schools are preparing to reopen after closure due the COVID-19 pandemic and philanthropy’s potential roles.
The April 22 Education Initiative Coalition meeting focused on how the COVID-19 pandemic is impacting early learning, K-12 and post-secondary education in our communities and how philanthropy is responding.
Learn about Waterford UPSTART, a technology-based, in-home kindergarten-readiness program. UPSTART’s disruptive innovation approach offers new dimensions of affordability, choice and accessibility for developing school readiness and empowers parents to engage in their children’s education. This program began in Utah and is actively expanding to pilots to Ohio and other states.
Learn about Council for a Strong America (CSA), a national, nonpartisan nonprofit that unites five organizations comprised of law enforcement leaders, retired admirals and generals, business executives, pastors and prominent coaches and athletes – totaling more than 9,000 individuals – who advocate for research-based policies that support children, youth and families as well as communities, states and the nation. In Ohio, they currently have over 400 members.
Noted tax and budget policy expert Bob Greenstein provides an overview on the key provisions in the federal budget, discusses current and upcoming budget debates and battles and offer insights on the potential impact for low income families, workers and communities.