Grant from CNCS initiative highlights public-private partnershipThe following is excerpted from the Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York City press release on July 30, 2015.
By John Bridgeland and Alan KhazeiCommunities across America are fraying. Trust in one another, and in key institutions are at their lowest levels in generations. We see the effects all around us — in places of tragedy such as Ferguson, Baltimore, and Charleston; in places on the other side of the tracks where children of low- and middle-income families no longer do better than their parents; and in statehouses and Congress, where not knowing one another leads members to division and paralysis.
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Happy Independence Day!The National Service family wishes everyone a safe an happy July 4th holiday and encourages all Americans to pause and remember those who fought for the freedoms we enjoy.