ECFC 1st Thursday: Peer Sharing on Implementation of the American Rescue Plan
On May 6th, ECFC’s 1st & 3rd Thursday programming series features an update on the ECFC American Rescue Plan Working Group, including a framework for thinking through the opportunities to leverage federal dollars for systemic change, and peer sharing and discussion on how some ECFC members are building capacity with state leaders for implementation of the American Rescue Plan.
May 6, 2021
All funders and philanthropic organizations are invited to join us. Register here.
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Grantmakers in Health President & CEO Cara James, Ph.D. penned a blog piece on how philanthropy can help communities benefit from the American Rescue Plan. The informational piece gives specifics about the legislation and provides examples of how philanthropy can help use it as an opportunity to strengthen communities.
Child Health Transformation and a Relational Health Workforce, InCK Marks Working Paper 7 outlines unprecedented opportunities in the American Rescue Plan Act to advance children’s, and particularly young children’s, healthy development.
American Rescue Plan health coverage provision that will strengthen public and private health insurance (Center for Children and Families, Georgetown University, blog)
Implementing the American Rescue Plan, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, April 8, 2021.
Building an Equitable Recovery Requires Investing in Children, Supporting Workers, and Expanding Health Coverage, By Sharon Parrott, Chuck Marr, Arloc Sherman, and Judith Solomon, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, March 24, 2021.
ECFC’s 1st and 3rd Thursday Series builds on our successful COVID- 19 calls in 2020, hosting a combination of peer sharing, deep dive discussions, and webinars around Philanthropy’s Role in Social Change, the continued focus on COVID-19 responses in the EC space and racial equity in EC philanthropy. Visit our series page for past and upcoming events.