Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

Urban Institute

Washington, D.C.
$1 million



The nonpartisan economic- and social-policy research institute disseminates its findings to a broad audience and informs community development to promote social, civic and economic well-being. Assisted by this three-year grant, the institute is launching a demonstration project in seven states aimed at increasing the delivery of public benefits to eligible low-income families, streamlining public-benefits systems and informing federal and state policies and practices.