The Center for Social Development (CSD) at Washington University in St. Louis, in collaboration with CFED and Institute on Assets and Social Policy (IASP) at Brandeis University, hosted the first national strategy meeting for all state asset-building coalitions on June 10-11, 2008 in St. Louis, Missouri. The meeting, titled “Asset-Building Coalitions in States: Innovative Coalition Development and Policy Advocacy Strategies,” was supported by the Annie E. Casey Foundation. Close to 70 representatives of state-level asset-building coalitions from 29 states attended this strategy-building meeting.
Project: State Assets Policy Project
Edwards, K., Gunn, G., & Heffern, J. (2008). Asset-building coalitions in states: Innovative coalition development and policy advocacy strategies meeting (CSD Conference Report No. 08-33). St. Louis, MO: Washington University, Center for Social Development.