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The Youth Programs Resource Center provides information and tools on financing and sustaining youth programs, policies and systems.

Tools and Resources: The Finance Project has developed a series of resources to help practitioners, policymakers, funders and advocates think strategically about financing and sustaining their work.

Clearinghouse: This online searchable database features more than 1000 resources from youth-serving organizations across the country on expanding and sustaining youth programs and policies.

Monthly Funding Tips: These funding tips highlight various strategies and approaches to help youth programs and systems finance and sustain their work.

Promising Practice Profiles: These profiles highlight how youth-serving organizations have effectively implemented different financing and sustainability strategies, and systems-building efforts.

Web Conferences: This series of webinars allows program leaders, intermediaries, policy makers and funders to learn about and share valuable ideas and experiences on financing and sustaining youth initiatives.

Tobacco Settlement Revenue-Investments in Youth: This series of resources provides leaders with the information and tools necessary to consider how tobacco Master Settlement Agreement (MSA) revenues can support the positive development of youth, including the prevention of smoking and the adoption of healthy behaviors.  Resources include an interactive database highlighting state data on MSA revenue and allocations, strategy briefs and tools, and promising practice profiles.

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