Similarly to 2020, pandemics, natural disasters, and inequitable public policies weighed heavily on Southern households in 2021. These burdens fueled SEAP’s work throughout the year. In efforts to support and amplify a just pandemic recovery across the South, our team developed the American Rescue Plan (ARP) Toolkit, which ensures that leaders have substantial assistance and resources to invest ARP funds responsibly and effectively. Along with the toolkit, SEAP published a wide range of reports and dashboards. Our team also hosted several webinars and partnered with 100+ organizations across the country.
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