Generation Justice Radio Spot Targeting Young Adults

Founded and led by Roberta Rael, Generation Justice (GJ) is a multiracial, multicultural project that trains youth to harness the power of community and raise critical consciousness through leadership development, civic engagement, media production and narrative shift in the areas that most impact New Mexicans- racial justice, health, education, early childhood development, and economic security.  GJ’s…

Annual Policy Webinar 2022

The EITC Funders Network hosted our annual look at federal and state Earned Income Tax Credit and the Child Tax Credit on Tuesday March 22nd. Learn more about the opportunities and challenges ahead in 2022. We will also have an opportunity to discuss implications for philanthropy.   Speakers Esther Turcios, Deputy Director, Colorado Fiscal Institute…

Fall 2021 Webinar- Strategies for Maximizing the Impact of the Federal EITC for Young Adults and Older Workers

  We hosted a conversation with field partners about the expansion of the federal EITC to young adults and older workers, creative strategies related to communications and outreach, and preparing for tax time to maximize its impact.   Speakers Matthew Eckel, Young Invincibles Jackie Lynn Coleman, AARP Foundation Rebecca Thompson, Tax Opportunity Network Dat Tran, AARP Foundation   Click…

The EITC Funders Network Funder Strategy Session 2021

  In this webinar funders and field partners discussed the importance of the American Rescue Plan Act on the field, strategies related implementation and approaches to advocacy in order to maximize its impact. Panelists: David Newville, Code for America, Tim Flacke, Commonwealth, Ianna Kachoris, Senior Director, Policy & Advocacy, Chicago Community Trust & Deborah Schachter,…