Norwalk ACTS is a diverse partnership of over 100 civic leaders, educators and organizations working collectively to achieve the mission of enriching and improving the lives and futures of all Norwalk’s children, cradle to career.
Norwalk ACTS is a member of the StriveTogether Cradle to Career Network, a national network of 70 community partnerships in 32 states and Washington D.C. using a rigorous approach to accelerate progress and sustain success academically, socially/emotionally, and physically. Together, the Network impacts more than 8 million students nationwide.
Norwalk ACTS recently become a Sustaining Network Member of StiveTogether. Partnerships in the Sustaining Gateway focus on using data in a continuous improvement process to identify improvements and interventions; ensuring regular communication across the partnership; engaging partners to improve community-level outcomes and mobilizing resources to remove barriers that inhibit the impact.
Convener – Norwalk ACTS provides the forum and process for each member’s voice to be heard, considered and acted upon.
Conduit – Norwalk ACTS is a conduit, connecting and analyzing community-level data, turning it into information and insight which leads to evidence-based decision making.
Catalyst for Change – Norwalk ACTS is a catalyst for systems change, aligning our members’ collective work to ensure success for all children, cradle to career.