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EMCF's View | Evidence and Evaluation | November 15, 2018

Evidence: The Journey and the Destination

EMCF’s Jehan Velji and Teresa Power describe in a Center for Effective Philanthropy blog how the Foundation’s understanding of evidence building has evolved.


EMCF's View | October 18, 2018

An Update on EMCF’s Limited Life

The Foundation shares its plan for completing its work and leaving a lasting impact for children and youth, with the support of Blue Meridian Partners, Inc.

EMCF's View | PropelNext | September 6, 2018

PropelNext Launches Third Cohort

We are excited to announce that 12 nonprofits have been selected to join PropelNext's Northern California 2021 grantee cohort.

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Following | PACE Center for Girls | January 31, 2019

Focusing on Girls’ Futures

An evaluation by MDRC finds the Florida-based program improves the academic enrollment, attendance and performance of young women involved or at risk of involvement in the juvenile justice system.

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Video | Communities In Schools | April 16, 2018

Community Matters

“She’s going to college!” A CIS site coordinator inspires a struggling teen to become a "self-motivator" by letting her know she’s not alone.

Video | Upstream USA | February 12, 2018

Kori’s Birth Control Story

“I want to be a mom on my own time.” A pastor’s daughter in Delaware describes how access to effective birth control makes her “feel so empowered as a woman.”

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