CEO & the Social Innovation Fund
CEO and the Mayor's Fund to Advance NYC received a $5.7 million Social Innovation Fund (SIF) annual grant from Corporation for National and Community Service. The grant will support replication of CEO's most promising anti-poverty programs in New York City and seven other urban areas around the country. With both public and private support, CEO will be replicating five programs, including: Family Rewards, Jobs-Plus, Project Rise, SaveUSA, and WorkAdvance. CEO's collaborators in this effort include MDRC, a nonprofit, nonpartisan education and social policy research organization, and seven partner cities: Cleveland, OH; Kansas City, MO; Memphis, TN; Newark, NJ; San Antonio, TX; Tulsa, OK; and Youngstown, OH.