Meeting Minutes: Rural Welfare to Work Strategies

Published: December 4, 1998
Self-Sufficiency, Welfare & Employment
Rural Welfare to Work Strategies Demonstration Evaluation Project, 2000-2008 | Learn more about this project

The first meeting of grantees for the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) Rural Welfare to Work Strategies project was held December 3-4, 1998, at the Hyatt Capitol Hill, Washington, DC. Representatives from the following States attended: Illinois, Iowa, Louisiana, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New York, Vermont and Washington.

Helen Howerton, Chief, Division of Child and Family Development, Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation (OPRE), ACF, welcomed grantees, provided an overview of the meeting, and presented an overview of ACF’s research agenda under welfare reform.

Jim Dolson is the Project Officer for each of the grants and has most likely already been in touch with all of the grantees.