Alliance News Releases

Washington, DC – A broad, nationwide coalition of 501(c)(3) organizations, made up of charitable nonprofits, including religious institutions, and foundations, delivered a clear message to Congress today: maintain the current law that protects nonprofit organizations from being hounded for partisan political contributions and endorsements. The Community Letter in Support of Nonpartisanship is signed by nearly 4,500 organizations from every state and every segment of the charitable and foundation communities.

5 Apr 2017

Ron Clewer will join the Alliance for Strong Families and Communities as chief operating officer on April 10, 2017, where he will manage the strategic direction and core operating activities of the organization. Clewer is currently CEO of the Rockford Housing Authority and Bridge Rockford Alliance in Rockford, Illinois. Bridge Rockford Alliance is a member organization of the Alliance.

2 Mar 2017

Today the Alliance for Strong Families and Communities announced the opening of its 2017 Senior Leadership Conference (SLC), which is convening leaders from human-serving organizations across the nation to discuss innovative knowledge development practices, including its rEvolutionary Leadership model. The conference is being held Feb. 18 through 21, 2017 at the Sheraton Sand Key Resort in Clearwater Beach, Florida.

17 Feb 2017

Susan Dreyfus, president and CEO of the Alliance for Strong Families and Communities, will testify today before the Federal Commission on Evidence-Based Policymaking (CEP).

9 Feb 2017

The American Public Human Services Association (APHSA) and the Alliance for Strong Families and Communities (Alliance) are proud to announce that the 2017 APHSA National Health and Human Services Summit held April 30–May 3 at the Hyatt Regency Inner Harbor, Baltimore, Maryland will be a first ever, joint summit bringing their two networks together.

19 Dec 2016

Aramark and the Alliance honored Nancy Biberman, president and founder of Women’s Housing and Economic Development Corporation (WHEDco) in New York City, today with the 2016 Peter B. Goldberg Aramark Building Community Executive Leadership Award in recognition of her dedication to establishing affordable housing and vibrant communities. The award includes a $40,000 Aramark grant to WHEDco.

19 Oct 2016

Within Our Reach, an office established at the Alliance for Strong Families and Communities to advance recommendations from the Commission to Eliminate Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities (CECANF), says six months following release of the Commission’s report to the president and Congress, the response across federal agencies, state governments, and the advocacy community is robust.

11 Oct 2016

More than 600 nonprofit human-serving leaders are expected to come together for the 2016 Alliance National Conference at the Loews Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles, Oct. 19-21, 2016, to tackle key issues and trends affecting the nonprofit sector and communities at large.

13 Sep 2016

A new initiative allows nonprofit human-serving organizations to leverage the time and expertise of older adults looking to embark on encore careers that will positively impact their communities. The Alliance for Strong Families and Communities has launched Second Acts for Strong Communities, in partnership with

19 Aug 2016

A report from Generations United and the Alliance for Children and Families released today shows intergenerational connectedness within families plays an increasingly critical role in people’s resiliency and success.

12 May 2014

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