EVENTS in the Spotlight
From L-R: Halaevalu Vakalahi, Dawn Thurman, Laurens Van Sluytman, Sandra Austin, Regina Sims-Alston, Denise Davison, Maryam Elbalghiti
The Annie E. Casey Foundation Commitment!
A shout out to Annie E. Casey Foundation for its commitment to building the capacity of social work students and professionals of color in the Results Accountability model. The Casey-Morgan Partnership is an $180,000 3-year Results Accountability Training program to build the capacity of social work students and professionals of color as experts in the utilization of the Results Accountability approach to improve the quality of life of urban residents and communities.
From L-R: Dr. Anthony Estreet, (Co-PI); Dr. Ellarwee Gadsden (Project Director); Dr. Anna McPhatter, SSW Dean; Prof. Margaret Pittman, (Project Evaluator) and Dr. M. Taqi Tirmazi (Co-PI)
Truly a “GIFT”!
A shout out to Project GIFT (Graduate Interns’ Future Trends), a $1.3 million 3-year federal grant from the Human Resources Services Administration (HRSA) to prepare and develop devoted MSW-level professionals to work with our urban communities in the Greater Baltimore-Washington metro area to combat substance abuse and mental health challenges.