Our national organization does its groundwork at a city level. We tailor our overall strategy to tactics that meet each city’s and member’s needs, and celebrate success wherever we operate.
Earlier this month, Opportunity Nation, a national campaign comprised of more than 350 cross-sector organizations – including LIFT – released its policy plan. This Opportunity Nation plan sets forth policies that are evidence-based, bipartisan and cross-sector. Developed and supported by the Opportunity Nation Coalition, this plan draws on ideas from many leaders, practitioners and institutions. […]
One way LIFT-New York provides support for families is by helping them with asset building for the future. Research shows that a young person whose parent has invested between $1 and $500 in a savings account is five times more likely to graduate from college than a student with no savings in their possession. Therefore, we are […]