AFN has shared the following past events.
Partner Webinar: Do Public Assistance Asset Limits Influence Program Costs and Family Financial Security?Sep 28, 2017
AFN invites you to join The Pew Charitable Trusts and the W.K. Kellogg Foundation invite you to participate in a webinar presenting the latest research on the effects of public assistance program asset limits on states and family finances.
Sep 25, 2017
The Urban Institute will partner with JPMorgan Chase to discuss the role of community development financial institutions (CDFI) in creating equity and bolstering economic growth across the country.
Sep 20, 2017
Join the Indiana chapter of the Asset Funders Network, Prosperity Now, Indiana Philanthropy Alliance, and the Central Indiana Community Foundation for a deep dive into select data points that can be used not only to describe the nature of financial security and economic mobility, but also to learn about which policy and programmatic solutions drive the most impact.
Sep 14, 2017
The relatively old idea of Universal Basic Income (UBI) has gained renewed attention in response to increasing economic insecurity and inequality in America. It is seen as an opportunity to level the playing field by providing every individual in a community a regular cash payment without means-testing or work requirement. Whether you are a funder interested in learning more about the potential for UBI to alleviate poverty or a practitioner advocating for increased government support to reduce poverty, this session will help you gain a deeper understanding of UBI and its potential to fix economic inequality.
Events in the Field - Center on Assets, Education, and Inclusion (AEDI) Webinar on Children’s Savings Accounts (CSAs)Aug 29, 2017
AFN's colleague and ally, the Center on Assets, Education, and Inclusion (AEDI) is sharing the latest research updates about four Children’s Savings Account (CSA) programs.
Aug 16, 2017
The Arkansas Asset Funders Network invites you to join a conversation to collectively change statistics in Arkansas. Learn how Southern Bancorp is taking action and engage in a discussion to explore what role you can play.
Bay Area: Asset Preservation Strategies: How Fines and Fees strip Wealth from Low-Income CommunitiesJul 19, 2017
Bay Area funders, join us for an in-person viewing of the live webinar Asset Preservation Strategies: How Fines and Fees Strip Wealth from Low-Income Communities, held at The California Wellness Foundation
Webinar: AFN presents Asset Preservation Strategies: How Fines and Fees Strip Wealth from Low-Income CommunitiesJul 19, 2017
Asset Funders Network hosted a presentation with the latest research and strategies that state and local leaders can use to ensure that judicial fines and fees do not contribute to burdensome debt, housing and employment barriers, and an increase in imprisonment and recidivism for low-income communities and people of color.