Founded in 1974, MDRC is committed to improving the lives of people with low incomes. We design promising new interventions, evaluate existing programs, and provide technical assistance to build better programs.
MDRC develops evidence about solutions to some of the nation’s most difficult problems. Explore our projects and variety of products, including publications, videos, podcast episodes, and resources for researchers and practitioners.
We design our implementation research to inform ongoing program practice. In this short video, program leaders from three programs describe their work with MDRC: Heather Clawson from Communities In Schools, Monica Rodriguez from Detroit Promise Path, and Karen Pennington from Madison Strategies.
MDRC's website makes available the findings from the implementation research in these programs: