Building Stronger Communities: CreatingPublicandNonprofitHumanServicePartnerships

April 2012
Policy & Practice (19426828);Apr2012, Vol. 70 Issue 2, p10
The article profiles former secretary Susan Dreyfus of Washington State Department of Social and Health Services and her leadership. It states that Dreyfus lead in building stronger community partnership of both nonprofit human services sector and public sector. It mentions that Dreyfus and her team reexamined the temporary assistance for needy families (TANF) program of the state called WorkFirst as part of her approach to cut 2.1 billion from its budget.


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