When Asia Bijan-Thompson’s daughter was born 10 weeks premature, she was so tiny and fragile that she needed to stay in the neo-natal intensive care unit for an entire month. But in the midst of all the stress and uncertainty, there was one thing Asia didn’t have to worry about: health insurance.Read More.
By Colin Smith, Director of Communications
Today, for just a moment, we’re setting aside our advocacy agenda in our media work. If you haven’t already, I’d invite you to join me in writing a letter to the editor of your favorite paper just to say thanks, to show that you care, and to let them know that you stand with them.Read More.
By Funke Aderonmu, former RESULTS Fellow
Racial wealth inequality today has roots dating back to slavery and is manifested in everything from disparities in education access, entrepreneurship and even health outcomes. While there are many ideas about what it will take to close the racial wealth gap, it is generally unclear which ideas would effectively eliminate the racial wealth divide.Read More.
By Caitlin Van Orden, Director of Individual Giving
In June, a generous donor stepped forward with an offer: If we raised $50,000 by June 30, they would give an additional $25,000.Read More.