Handouts and reports from AAWGT education sessions are available to download below.

Some reports are in PDF format, requiring Adobe Reader. Download Adobe Reader here if you do not have it on your computer.

More information about Census 2020 can be found here. An interactive map tracking data collection can be found here.

The Greenhouse Project
Economic Insecurity in Maryland & Anne Arundel County: Wider Opportunity for Women's Elder Economic Security Index - PowerPoint presentation by Jo Reed and 
Local Elder Index data

Giving Circle Information Center: national statistics, trends:
National estimate of giving circles’ reach:  The Impact of Giving Together, May 2009 (Eikenberry and Bearman)
United Philanthropy Forum

Books Before Babies: Preventing Unplanned Pregnancy and Completing College
AA County Dept. of Health:
Recent rankings on health indicators in Anne Arundel County from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Consumer Health Site (in English and Spanish):
Information on Children's Health:
Information on Women's Health:

Homeless data profiles by state are available here.  More than 1.5 million children across the U.S. (1 out of every 50) experience homelessness at least once a year and, in Maryland, 1 out of 28 children do not know where they will get their next meal.

Immigration Resource List - June 2018 - Provided by Maria M. Casasco, Officer, Immigrant & Multicultural Affairs (MCA),  Office of Anne Arundel County Executive Steve R. Schuh 
Migration Policy Institute Report: Immigrants in the United States: How Well Are They Integrating into Society?    by Tomas R. Jimenez, May 2011

Migration Policy Institute: Website for MPI’s E Pluribus Unum Prizes for Integration

Poverty Amidst Plenty VI: On The Road to Progress for All produced by the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County and the Anne Arundel County Partnership for Children, Youth and Families. Sixth Edition, 2018 -
May, 2018 PPT update on Community Plan from The Partnership for Children Youth and Families [pdf] - presented by Pamela Brown and Lauren Maddox at AAWGT grants voting meeting on 5/19/18 - online tool to help family, friends or neighbors learn about all the public benefits for which they may be eligible
Anne Arundel County Data and Poverty Snapshot 2014 and US Poverty Income Thresholds by Family Size 2013, handouts from Marci Kennai, Director, Anne Arundel County Department of Social Services
New Data from Maryland (2010) by Lester M. Salamon and Stephanie Lessans Geller is available at the Johns Hopkins Center for Civil Society Studies website:
The Guide for Funding Basic Human Needs in a Challenging Economy produced in 2009 by the Association of Baltimore Area Grantmakers.

Recommended Reading

Waking Up White by Debby Irving
White Fragility by Robin DiAngelo

Recommended Viewing:

YouTube: Robin DiAngelo and others #1.  #2.  #3 
Racial Justice Listserv for upcoming events and workshops in the pursuit of racial justice in the Mid-Atlantic Region (DC, DE, MD, PA, NC, SC and VA)     - send a subscription request to Lynda Davis by email to

Content focuses on the subjects for which AAWGT has sponsored educational sessions to better inform our members and the community at large. The most recent education session materials are at the top of this page. Remaining resource topics from prior sessions are listed alphabetically.

Some reports are in pdf format, requiring Adobe Reader. Download Adobe Reader here if you do not have it on your computer.

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