White House Council for Community Solutions

Social Innovation Fund Awards Grants for Innovative Community Solutions

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Tuesday, July 31, 2012 (All day)

$42 Million in Grants to Leverage $105 Million in Private Funds to Grow High-Impact Nonprofits

Washington, DC – The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) today announced the results of its third Social Innovation Fund competition, selecting four experienced grantmakers with strong track records of success in expanding the impact of high-performing organizations in improving the lives of people in low-income communities.

Engaging Disconnected Youth: A Relevant Perspective

White House Council for Community Solutions Launches National Effort to Put Disconnected Youth on Pathways to Education and Work

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Tuesday, January 17, 2012 (All day)



100-Day effort to spur new commitments to support 1 in 6 young adults out of jobs and school
 

Washington, D.C. — In response to President Obama’s challenge to the nation to help every young adult find a pathway to long-term economic success, The White House Council for Community Solutions today announced it will join a diverse coalition of partners to launch a 100-day initiative to unite all citizens to go “All In” for youth.

Target Executive Laysha Ward Elected Board Chair of Corporation for National and Community Service

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Monday, January 9, 2012 (All day)

      
Ward Also to Serve on White House Council for Community Solutions

Washington DC – The board of directors of the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) has elected Target executive and longtime service champion Laysha L. Ward to serve as chair.

We Can't Wait: The White House Announces Federal and Private Sector Commitments to Provide Employment Opportunities for Nearly 180,000 Youth

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Thursday, January 5, 2012 (All day)


Today, the White House announced Summer Jobs+, a new call to action for businesses, non-profits, and government to work together to provide pathways to employment for low-income and disconnected youth in the summer of 2012. The President proposed $1.5 billion for high-impact summer jobs and year-round employment for low-income youth ages 16-24 in the American Jobs Act as part of the Pathways Back to Work fund.

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