Coalition Meetings & Materials shared

July 2019 meeting: Cliff Effects – Review of Current Efforts & Next Steps

  1. PULSE Briefing: Survey of Legislation to Ameliorate the Cliff Effect by Women’s Fund of Greater Cincinnati Fdn.
  2. OSG Priority Bill hearing – S.31 bill Fact sheet & testimony
  3. Federal changes to SNAP & potential loss of SNAP benefits – Pat Baker, MLRI

May 2019 Meeting: Housing and Childcare –  – Children’s Health Watch Report release:

  1. Pathways to Stable Homes  

March 2019 meeting:  The Care that Works Campaign & OSG Legislative and Budget Priorities

  1. Care that Works Campaign – Lindsay McCluskey, Deputy Director at Community Labor United.
  2. OSG Legislative Priority 2019-20 Fact sheet & OSG FY2020 Budget Fact sheet

January 2019 meeting: Finalizing OSG Legislative & Budget Priorities 2019-20

  1. Boston Mayor Walsh’s Legislation package

November 2018 meeting: Overview of Learn to Earn & OSG Advocacy Priorities 2019-2020

  1. Overview of Learn to Earn – Amy Kershaw, Dept. of Transitional Assistance and Theresa Rowland, Commonwealth Corporation.
  2. Visioning Day – Data input from Families – Libby Hayes, Homes For Families

September 2018 meeting: On Solid Ground – Legislative and Budget Outcomes & 2019-20 Priority Setting

  1. OSG Advocacy outcomes – 207-2018 

July 2018 meetingEvaluation & Outcomes of Economic Mobility programs (Secure Jobs)

  1.  Evaluation Report of Secure Jobs program– Sara Chaganti, Project Manager and Tatjana Meschede, Principal Investigator at the Institute on Assets & Social Policy (IASP)

May 2018 meeting: Economic Mobility programs: Components, Outcomes and Families’ Perspective

  1. Metro Housing|Boston Self Sufficiency Programs
  2. Project Hope – Partners in Career & Workforce Development (PCWD) Program

Older meeting materials:

Jan 11, 2018 Full Coalition Meeting notes

Nov 9 Full, 2017 Coalition Meeting notes

July 13, 2017 Full Coalition Meeting notes