Betting on the Workforce: An Interview With the S. D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation

Deborah A. Moroney, Jill Young

Abstract


In this article, Deborah Moroney and Jill Young from the American Institutes for Research interview Rebecca Goldberg and Alex Hooker, senior program officers from the S. D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation. Rebecca and Alex describe their experience as members of the youth development workforce and how that experience inspired them to support the youth development workforce on the grantmaking side, focusing on adult practice and youth character development. As the S. D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation sunsets in 2020, Rebecca and Alex also share their hopes for the youth development workforce going forward.


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youth development; workforce; capacity building; adult practice; grantmaking

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5195/jyd.2020.815

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