Innovations in American Government Awards: Finalist Presentations


Thursday, September 27, 2018, 9:00am to 11:30am


Allison Dining Room, 5th Floor Taubman Building, 79 John F. Kennedy St, Cambridge, MA 0213

Join us to hear presentations from the seven finalists vying for the 2018 Innovations in American Government Award. Practitioners from state, local, and federal government agencies from across the country representing the most innovative programs tackling issues of social and economic inequality and mobility will give presentations to our National Selection Committee chaired by Kathleen Kennedy Townsend. We will hear presentations from our seven finalists below:

  • Alaska Native Science and Engineering Program, State of Alaska
  • Arches Transformative Mentoring, City of New York, New York
  • Army Career Skills Program, United States Army
  • Crisis Intervention Response Unit, City of Denver, Colorado
  • San Francisco Financial Justice Project, City and County of San Francisco, California
  • Supervised Release, City of New York, New York
  • Works Wonders, State of Rhode Island

Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to hear first-hand how governments from around the United States are working to effectively address issues of inequality in their communities.