Glossator Advising

Annie E. Casey Foundation

Challenge


Initiate a new area of charitable investment that will provide state-level and national social impact returns and policy reforms for children and families.


Impact


Glossator Advising provides:

Strategic insight on an institutional methodology for engagement in order to positively affect the lives of children and families;

Access to and facilitated engagement with diverse communities who are beneficiaries of the Foundation's work;

Partnerships with influential individuals and institutions who will impact the Foundation’s ROI;

Pilot investments deployed to grantees;

Monitoring and evaluation assessment of pilot investments against strategic framework; and,

Communications and public positioning support, including review of public-facing documents and representation at events.


Result


Sustained relationships and investments were made with more than 10 individuals and organizations during a 12 month period, including the launch of national campaign and advocacy for state-level and national policy reform.