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Merrell and Big Brothers Big Sisters Partner to Bring the Power of the Outside to More Youth

By Big Brothers Big Sisters Big Brothers and Big Sisters and Merrell recently announced that they will be forming a multi-year partnership in order to help make the outdoors (i.e. parks and trails) more accessible and equitable for youths living across the U.S. and Canada.  In hopes of promoting physical and mental health among youth […]

Research-Practice Partnerships, the Future of the Evidence Movement

Written by Gordon L. Berlin, Rekha Balu, William T. Grant Foundation One of the most unheralded aspects of the recent federal investments in scaling evidence-based programs is the novel partnerships formed between researchers and program developers. Both the U.S. Department of Education’s Investing in Innovation (i3) grants and the Corporation for National and Community Service’s Social Innovation Fund […]