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Improving Housing & Supports for San Francisco’s Transitional Age Youth

Posted by Aimée Fribourg on January 25, 2016

In the face of an economic boom and the highest housing costs in the country, San Francisco’s homeless population has grown dramatically over the past several years. Data from 2015 show that 20 percent of people who experience homelessness in …

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Promoting New Leaders in the New Year

Posted by Michelle Magee on January 15, 2016

We are delighted to start the year with some exciting changes that reflect the vital contributions of several of our team members to the success and continuing growth of Harder+Company Community Research. Maricela Piña has been named Vice President for …

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Ten Big Ideas from Evaluation 2015

Posted by Joelle Greene on December 9, 2015

Last month, several members of the Harder+Company team attended and presented at Evaluation 2015, the annual conference of the American Evaluation Association in Chicago. We had a great time connecting with colleagues, making new friends and exploring the Windy City! …

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A Laboratory for Engaging Families in Early Childhood Systems

Posted by Sonia Taddy-Sandino on December 2, 2015

Parents and families are essential to cultivating a child’s curiosity and creating early learning opportunities that lead to healthy development and success in life. But many families often lack information, resources and supports to provide nurturing environments where children can …

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How can a system map inform your work?

Posted by Anna Cruz on October 20, 2015

Many funders of early childhood who want to have an impact on really large numbers of children are realizing that funding individual programs isn’t enough. Instead, they have to target the systems and policies that shape early childhood programs throughout …

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