As a philanthropic network whose mission is to advance economic equity and opportunity, we stand in solidarity with those condemning the violence at the Capitol on January 6 and calling for the protection of our democracy. As a society, we cannot achieve economic equity and opportunity without a strong, vibrant and inclusive democracy. See below…
Read about our activities in our 2020 annual report and see a few highlights outlined below.
With support from the EITC Pooled Fund, the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities has developed a new Program Participation Data Dashboard, providing links and interactive tables of state-by-state data on participants in a variety of programs for families and individuals living with low income including EITC, SNAP, Medicaid and CHIP and SSI. The data…
The EITC Campaign Fund has awarded $740,000 to organizations in six states to help create, defend, expand, or modernize state EITCs during the upcoming legislative season.
Idaho receives two-year State EITC Policy Development Fund award.
Read a summary of the September 2020 EOF post-election scenario planning workshop.
Established in 2015, the EITC Policy Development Fund was developed to provide multi-year support to state-based policy groups laying the groundwork to develop or improve state EITCs. This second cohort impact summary provides an overview of awards in Arkansas and Virginia and offers lessons learned. Download the EITC Policy Development Fund Second Cohort Impact Summary…
New Jersey just expanded their state EITC to younger workers!
The seventh in our Member Q&A series, we are highlighting the work of EOF member, Tracy Williams, Director, Reimagining Capitalism, Omidyar Network.
Two multi-year policy development awards have been made to Florida and Pennsylvania to support efforts to establish inclusive state EITCs.