WEBINAR: Parent-Centered Employment Strategies
Join the National League of Cities (NLC) for a webinar launching a new initiative to strengthen economic stability for families in cities through a parent-centered approach to employment strategies. The webinar, which will take place on June 6th at 3:00 pm EDT will share information about how cities can help families succeed by targeting parents in their workforce development efforts.
Marjorie Sims, Managing Director, Ascend at the Aspen Institute
Ascend at the Aspen Institute is a hub for breakthrough ideas and collaborations that move children and their parents toward educational success and economic security. Ascend takes a two-generation approach to their work – focusing on children and their parents together – and bring a gender and racial equity lens to their analysis.
The webinar will introduce a nationwide survey of cities designed to identify city-led strategies and programs to equip parents with the skills to advance in their employment and earn family-sustaining wages.
As a bonus, two respondents who complete the survey will be entered in a drawing to win a $25 Amazon gift card.
Thank you for your interest in our new effort — and feel free to share this announcement with your colleagues. We look forward to speaking with you on June 6 at 3 pm EDT. Feel free to contact Courtney Coffin, Senior Associate, Economic Opportunity and Financial Empowerment, directly with any questions you may have by phone at 202-626-3073 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.