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Striving Together Book Unveiled at SUNY Conference on Collective Impact

Striving Together Book Unveiled at SUNY Conference on Collective Impact Chancellor Zimpher, StriveTogether Managing Director Jeff Edmondson Release Co-Authored Book on the History, Lessons, and Transformative Effects of StriveTogether, Collective Impact FOR IMMEDIATE RELEAS ... Read more »

Portland’s Dan Ryan Wins StriveTogether National Award for Collective Impact

Portland’s Dan Ryan Wins StriveTogether National Award for Collective Impact Cradle to Career Champion Award recognizes dedication to student success San Diego, Calif., Oct. 17, 2014—StriveTogether presented its 2014 Bill Henningsgaard Cradle to Career Champion Award to Dan Ry ... Read more »

New policy guide calls on federal policymakers to support collective impact

New policy guide calls on federal policymakers to support collective impact KnowledgeWorks releases new policy paper to support community work Cincinnati, Ohio, Oct. 16, 2014 – At a time when federal dollars are limited and educational investments are tight, collective impact has eme ... Read more »

StriveTogether to host national conference, drawing more than 400 attendees

StriveTogether to host national conference, drawing more than 400 attendees StriveTogether Cradle to Career Network hails from 28 states an D.C. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mary Kenkel, KnowledgeWorks,kenkelm@knowledgeworks.org, 513-929-1310 SAN DIEGO, CA | Oct. 13, 2014– More ... Read more »

StriveTogether and Living Cities Launch Collective Impact Initiative to Drive Collaboration around Employment Outcomes in U.S. cities

StriveTogether and Living Cities Launch Collective Impact Initiative to Drive Collaboration around Employment Outcomes in U.S. cities Five communities to receive $300,000 to help address local workforce challenges FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Nadia Owusu, Living Cities, nowusu@livingciti ... Read more »

Jeff Edmondson of StriveTogether to participate in panel discussion at National Urban League Conference

Jeff Edmondson of StriveTogether to participate in panel discussion at 2014 National Urban League Conference FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 24, 2014 | Cris Mulder | 919-760-7883 Cincinnati, Ohio --This week, StriveTogether Managing Director Jeff Edmondson will share his experience with the colle ... Read more »

StriveTogether Expert Convening to engage advanced cradle-to-career communities

StriveTogether Expert Convening to engage advanced cradle-to-career communities Attendees to explore ways communities take action to move academic outcomes for children FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 9, 2014 | Cris Mulder | 919-760-7883 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 07.02.2014 ... Read more »

StriveTogether and Harvard Business School Partner to Talk Collective Impact

StriveTogether and Harvard Business School Partner to Talk Collective Impact Discussing Collective Impact and the Role of Business in Improving Education Outcomes for Every Child May 15, 2014 Kate Westrich westrichk@knowledgeworks.org Cincinnati -- On Tuesday, May 13 2014, leaders at St ... Read more »

StriveTogether Movement for Collective Impact Attracting More Than 40 Cities Nationwide to Explore Investment

CHICAGO — Civic leaders, educators, and community organizers have gathered to take part in StriveTogether’s “2014 Exploring Communities Convening” national conference. The conference helps communities from acro ... Read more »

StriveTogether Announces Cradle to Career Catalyst Awards

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Byron McCauley mccauleyb@knowledgeworks.org 513.504.8915 StriveTogether announces Cradle to Career Catalyst Awards during 4th annual convening KnowledgeWorks subsidiary recognizes United Way, Ford Foundation, partnership sites for advancing cradle to career ini ... Read more »

Dallas to host 2013 Strive Cradle to Career Convening

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Byron McCauley mccauleyb@knowledgeworks.org 513.504.8915 Dallas to play host to Strive 4th Annual Cradle to Career Convening Collective Impact movement takes center stage in Texas, Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings, U.S. Department of Education's Jim Shelton, ... Read more »

Strive Network Managing Director Jeff Edmondson receives Independent Sector's 2012 American Express NGen Leadership Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Byron McCauley (513) 504-8915 CINCINNATI -- (11/12/2012) -- Strive Network Managing Director Jeff Edmondson today will receive Independent Sector's 2012 American Express NGen Leadership Award, which recognizes one nonprofit leader under age 40 who's demonstrated si ... Read more »

Milwaukee to play host to Strive Cradle to Career Convening

Contact Byron McCauley mccauleyb@knowledgeworks.org 513.504.8915 Milwaukee to play host to Strive Cradle to Career Convening More than 350 participants expected to attend conference that explores how communities can use data to improve outcomes for kids MILWAUKEE – (September 20, ... Read more »

Strive Network Managing Director Jeff Edmondson to discuss ‘collective impact’ at national Points of Light conference in Chicago today

Strive Network Managing Director Jeff Edmondson to discuss ‘collective impact’ at national Points of Light conference in Chicago today Three-day ‘Turning Point 2012’ meeting convenes largest gathering of volunteer and service leaders in the U.S. FOR IMME ... Read more »

Strive’s work cited in White House Council for Community Solutions report

Strive’s work cited in White House Council for Community Solutions report as a leading example of community collaborative success Cradle to Career’ focus of community work praised for improving student outcomes CINCINNATI — The White House Council for Community Solutions ha ... Read more »

$600,000 Microsoft Grant to Enhance Strive Network Collaboration

The $600,000 Microsoft grant will allow KnowledgeWorksto develop an online community to support the work of Strive. KnowledgeWorks CIO, Jim Scott: “As KnowledgeWorks looked to expand our Strive approach, we knew that we needed a strong technology platform and tools to enable communications ... Read more »

Strive Network Managing Director Jeff Edmondson praises Raise DC

Strive Network Managing Director Jeff Edmondson praises Raise DC New cradle-to-career initiative seeks to ensure District children develop and learn in nurturing and healthy environments. CINCINNATI – (April 27, 2012) -- Strive Network Managing Director Jeff Edmondson today praised Washing ... Read more »

Strive Evaluation Planning Process RFP Released

Strive has released an RFP that invites proposals to provide guidance and recommendations for the first of a two phase evaluation process to better understand how a) strategic assistance provided by Strive staff supports the development and sustainability of “cradle to career civic infrastruct ... Read more »

National education think tank lauds Strive cradle to career efforts

Respected D.C.-based education think-tank, Education Sector, praised the cradle to career efforts of the Strive Partnership in a report released Tuesday on shared accountability titled "Striving for Success: Shared Accountability and School Improvement." Against the backdrop of the ... Read more »

Strive Releases Free Roadmap Tool for Communities

Strive Releases Free Roadmap Tool for Communities Tool will help visually communicate education continuum CINCINNATI – October 17, 2011 – Strivetoday launched the Build Your Own Roadmap tool that allows communities to visually represent the education continuum as it exist ... Read more »

At Strive Convening, Edmondson tells group: "You Are All Pioneers"

Strive Managing Director Jeff Edmondson told an audience of more than 300 community leaders, business leaders, elected officials and others today they are pioneers, and stressed the importance of learning from mistakes during their journey. "We collectively need to fail forward and ... Read more »

Portland to play host to second annual national Strive Cradle-to-Career Convening

PORTLAND, Ore. – More than 300 educators, elected officials, community leaders, business leaders and others from 20 communities throughout the United States are expected to attend the second annual national Strive Network convening September 15 and 16 at the Governor Hotel downtown. The ... Read more »

Program Rich and System Poor No More: Building Civic Infrastructure to Support 'Every Child. Cradle to Career'

Program Rich and System Poor No More: Building Civic Infrastructure to Support 'Every Child. Cradle to Career' Registration is now open for Strive’s 2011 Convening FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, June 29, 2011 Byron McCauley - (513) 929-1310 Strive, the national ... Read more »

KnowledgeWorks subsidiary Strive, Living Cities, Coalition for Urban Serving Universities launch national cradle-to-career network

Speakers include USDOE’s Jim Shelton, SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher, and KnowledgeWorks CEO Chad P. Wick ALEXANDRIA, Va. — KnowledgeWorks President Chad P. Wick, Strive President Jeff Edmonson, State University of New York Chancellor Nancy Zimpher, Living Cities and the Coali ... Read more »

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