The Finance Project’s Information Resource Center gives you easy access to a wealth of information on policies, programs, and financing strategies for initiatives striving to improve the lives of children, families and communities. Our resources include:
Promising Practices Catalog
An easy-to-search collection of innovative programs, practices, and initiatives.
Finding Federal Funding
A collection of The Finance Project’s guides detailing a wide range of federal funding sources that can be used to support programs ranging from workforce development to out-of-school time.
Out-of-School Time Clearinghouse
A clearinghouse for developing, financing, and sustaining out-of- school time programs for children and youth.
Professional Development in Education Clearinghouse
A clearinghouse for promoting and financing quality professional development for teachers and school administrators.
Economic Success Clearinghouse (formerly Welfare Information Network, WIN) A clearinghouse for developing, financing and sustaining effective policies and programs that support low-income and working poor families.
Sustainability Planning Clearinghouse
The Sustainability Planning Information Resource Center connects initiatives engaged in sustainability planning to helpful resources for completing each step
of the process.
Clearinghouse on Expanding and Sustaining Youth Programs and Policies The Clearinghouse on Expanding and Sustaining Youth Programs and Policies, an online, searchable clearinghouse, is a joint project with the Forum for Youth Investment. It contains information and resources to help program developers and managers, intermediaries, funders and policymakers support and sustain youth programs and initiatives.
Youth Transitions Resource Center
This resource center provides connections to information and tools to assist initiatives that support youth who are transitioning out of foster care.