assistance, earning what CCFW estimates to be a "living wage,"
According to CCFW President and CEO Heather Reynolds, "tough
CCFW's principal tool for helping clients reach aha!
Like many CCFW interventions, they started as pilot
occasionally what CCFW calls "accountability partner."
Sometimes CCFW offers financial assistance, but only as a means to
The other important difference between CCFW and many government
poverty programs: CCFW's commitment to rigorous evaluation.
William Evans and I co-founded LEO in 2012 and were quickly introduced by a national partner, Catholic Charities USA, to the interesting work and leadership at CCFW.
CCFW saw a need in the clients they were serving that attended community college.