Two multi-year policy development awards have been made to Florida and Pennsylvania to support efforts to establish inclusive state EITCs.
The EITC Policy Development Fund (EITC PDF) provides multi-year support to state-based policy groups laying the groundwork to develop or improve state EITCs. Policy, advocacy and grassroots organizations in Florida, Idaho and Pennsylvania have been awarded $25,000 planning grants to explore the opportunity for deeper alignment and develop a proposal to build capacity to undertake…
In August 2019, Arkansas and Virginia received one year of renewal funding to continue efforts to build support for a refundable state EITC.
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 first cohort impact summary provides an overview of awards in Georgia, Mississippi and West Virginia and offers lessons learned.
This webinar provided an opportunity to learn about the EITC Policy Development Fund, hear lessons learned from funders and awardees about how their efforts to expand access to state EITCs has transformed their ability to engage new allies in the effort to reduce poverty, and talk together about ways to apply these learnings to other topical areas or efforts in additional Southern states.
In fall 2017, the EITC Policy Development Fund (PDF), made a multi-year commitment to help groups in Arkansas and Virginia to build awareness of establishing refundable, state EITCs