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Explore the latest resources, webinars, and funding opportunities from other organizations engaging in anti-poverty efforts. The list is updated periodically to ensure “freshness!”

Resources

#MapTheTruth, 2020

This guide provides social media graphics and language to dispel COVID-19 misinformation and sheds light on how the pandemic disproportionately affects communities of color.

Youth Workforce Programs Step Up to Meet the Needs of Young Adults During COVID-19

Prosperity Now, August 2020

As COVID-19 began shutting down businesses, schools and nonprofits, Prosperity Now convened their youth workforce partners to hear how they are responding to the crisis and create space for idea generation, sharing and moral support. Learn more.

America’s Rental Housing 2020

Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University, 2020

Despite slowing demand and the continued strength of new construction, rental markets remain extremely tight. With only limited federal support, state and local agencies are doing what they can to expand the affordable housing supply. What is needed, however, is a comprehensive response from all levels of government to address the scale of the nation’s rental affordability crisis.

Webinars

Juvenile Justice Resources: Webinar Series on Effective COVID-19 Responses

Annie E. Casey, September 2020

This webinar series features practical advice by and for youth justice system leaders and practitioners responsible for keeping young people, communities and agency staff safe. The webinars highlight four juvenile justice priorities that should guide the field during and after the pandemic.

Queering Racial Justice

National LGBTQ Task Force, October 10

Join the National LGBTQ Task Force and Creating Change for a day of exploring how queer and trans people of color activism is leading the resistance to state-sanctioned violence. Build your skills, broaden your understanding, and invest in community organizing strategies for collective liberation.

Funding Opportunities

Maternal Telehealth Access Project

Office of Head Start | Application Deadline: September 17, 2020

The goal of this funding opportunity is to ensure women at highest risk receive quality maternal care services before, during, or after pregnancy via telehealth during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.

Rural Digital Opportunity Fund

Application Due: October 22, 2020

The Rural Digital Opportunity Fund will bring high speed fixed broadband service to rural homes and small businesses using census data.

If you have questions or comments, please contact Lauren Martin, Program Associate, Training & Technical Assistance.