Communities of Practice: How Individual Motivations Can Influence Structural Integrity
Communities of Practice: How Individual Motivations Can Influence Structural IntegrityExplore the different variables that influence the participation rate in communities of practice.
Nov. 2, 2022
Digital Benefits Hub
Digital Benefits HubA first-of-its-kind, one-stop-shop that supports practitioners working through complexity to improve access to public benefits
Oct. 20, 2022
Higher Education Financing
Higher Education FinancingBased on the work of the Digital Benefits Network, the recommendations offered in this student publication focus on accessibility using human-centered design, using digitized policies, integrating and maintaining benefits.
Oct. 12, 2022
A Community Develops Data Resources with Congress
A Community Develops Data Resources with CongressTwo case examples of a member-convened Stakeholders, Individuals, Data, and Evidence (SIDE) Event to examine how a congressional staffer worked collaboratively with universities, organizations, and individuals to shape an information-gathering process. The staffer then structured the information to be compatible with the input formatting methods of Congress.
Sep. 14, 2022
Congressional Data, Redefined
Congressional Data, RedefinedThis report builds on the Beeck Center’s Shape, Structure, Share roadmap and provides a vision for how individuals and communities can participate in policymaking in support of a more modern and inclusive Congress.
Jun. 27, 2022
Collaborating to Improve Unemployment Insurance
Collaborating to Improve Unemployment InsuranceThree clear paths to modernizing collaboratively on Unemployment Insurance digital service delivery: consortia, federal shared services, and communities of practice.
Jun. 7, 2022
Benefit Eligibility Rules as Code: Reducing the Gap Between Policy and Service Delivery for the Safety Net
Benefit Eligibility Rules as Code: Reducing the Gap Between Policy and Service Delivery for the Safety NetThis guide to Benefits Eligibility Rules as Code explores how the U.S. federal government could utilize new approaches for the eligibility requirements of core safety net programs to improve efficiency and equity of delivery.
Feb. 22, 2022
A Community Builds an App with Congress
A Community Builds an App with CongressThe office of Congressman Seth Moulton (MA06) innovated with a local group of civic technologists known as Code for Boston to build a custom app to calculate a Social Security benefit regulated by a place-determined amendment known as the Windfall Elimination Provision.
Feb. 9, 2022
Integrating Social Safety Net Benefits: Options for State and County Agencies Informed by Recent Integration Successes
Integrating Social Safety Net Benefits: Options for State and County Agencies Informed by Recent Integration SuccessesShowcases how government agencies in Michigan, Minnesota, Louisiana, and Vermont have worked with organizations like Code for America, Nava, Civilla, and Benefits Data Trust to successfully pilot and scale different ways to integrate benefits. We hope that all state and local government agencies can find ways in this guide to take manageable steps that can build upon each other to create large-scale change, especially now with funding from the American Rescue Plan.
Jan. 31, 2022
Accessible Benefits Information: Reducing Administrative Burden and Improving Equitable Access through Clear Communication About Safety Net Benefits
Accessible Benefits Information: Reducing Administrative Burden and Improving Equitable Access through Clear Communication About Safety Net BenefitsThis guide to Accessible Benefits Information offers case studies that show how groups in Michigan, New York City, and San José use plain language, multilingual translation, co-creation and testing with residents, and technology tools to provide better information about benefits.
Jan. 13, 2022
- Digital Benefits Network
- Digital Service Network
- Intergovernmental Software Collaborative
- State Chief Data Officers Network
- The Opportunity Project for Cities
- Community Data Capacity
- Data + Justice
- Delivering Better Outcomes through User-Centered Policy Making
- Digital Census Project
- Equitable Access to Capital Markets
- Financing Immigrant and Refugee Integration
- GU Impacts Fellowship
- Improving Child Welfare
- Inclusive Community Impact Investing
- Modernizing Congress
- Project Builder
- Public Data Integrity
- Reimagining Community Investing for the 21st Century
- Responsible Data Sharing
- Social Impact Navigator
- The Blockchain Ethical Design Framework for Social Impact
- The Opportunity Project University Sprint