Nearly 100 Years of Promise

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Yale University President Peter Salovey delivered the keynote address at PromiseNet 2014 and told the tale of the 100-year view of the Promise movement. Here were his prepared remarks on Lake County, Oregon, and its Bernard Daly Education Fund.

When the Yale Corporation decided to approve funding for New Haven Promise back in 2010, it was with the expectation that the University was committed to playing a role in not just the growth and stability of the City, but to the long-term transformation of long-neglected neighborhoods of New Haven. Continue reading