- Program Education
- Program Area Expanding Economic Opportunity
- Grant Amount $230,000
- Grant Period October 1, 2005–September 30, 2007
- Location Bethesda, MD, United States
- Geographic Focus United States
About this grant
This grant will enable the Hatcher Group to provide strategic communications assistance to state groups working to inform policymakers, the media and the public about federal budget proposals being considered in Congress. The goal of the project is to ensure that policymakers fully understand the implications proposals may have on low- and middle-income families, the state economy, and other social and economic priorities such as environmental protection.The Hatcher Group is a public affairs firm that works exclusively for foundations and nonprofit organizations on a range of social policy issues.