WRI Faculty Fellow Shauna Shames’ assessment on the distribution of public goods across North, Central, and South Jersey has received much attention since its publication and presentation in early December. The report, which details South Jersey’s disproportionate allotment of resources, can be found in its entirety on WRI’s website and has been featured by the following news sources: CBS … Read more of WRI Faculty Fellow – Featured Articles…
WRI’s Executive Director Gwendolyn Harris was recently quoted in an article regarding the rate at which young adults live with their parents in New Jersey. The full article is available at The Inquirer.
On May 18th, NJ.com highlighted Big Brothers Big Sisters President and CEO Donna Bennett and her recognition as 2016 South Jerseyan of the Year (Non-Profit Sector) at the 15th Annual Walter and Leah Rand Awards and Scholarship Dinner. Full Story.
Students from Cumberland County Technical School design logos for the Positive Youth Development Coalition, one of which was selected and formally adopted by the Executive Committee. Full Story
United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey has appointed three new board members as well as new officers for 2015-2016. Among the latter is the Rand Institute’s own Senior Project Administrator Tracy Swan, who will serve as Local Board Chair. Full Story
Cumberland County needy youths will have 20 more places to get a free and healthy lunch this summer, courtesy of a group battling juvenile delinquency. Full Story