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The Family Partnership and State 2Gen Leaders Come Together in Minnesota

Published on September 25, 2017  |  Written by Willie Roller

By:  Lindsay Broyhill

On September 14, 2017, Ascend joined The Amherst H. Wilder Foundation, the State of Minnesota, City of Saint Paul, the Saint Paul Foundation, and Future Services Institute at the Minnesota 2Gen Summit to Reduce Poverty.

The summit brought together 150 policymakers and philanthropic, state, and community leaders from across sectors to learn more about the 2Gen approach, build upon existing relationships, and increase coordinated, statewide engagement with 2Gen strategies. In Minnesota, 13 percent of children and 32 percent of single females with children live below poverty. Read more here… 

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