Pew Public Safety Performance Project

Organization:
Pew Charitable Trusts
Award Date:
07/2014
Amount:
$3,000,000
Purpose:
To support The Pew Charitable Trusts' Public Safety Performance Project.

We have agreed to a major partnership with The Pew Charitable Trusts and GiveWell as part of our work on criminal justice reform. Good Ventures will provide $3 million to support and expand the work of Pew’s Public Safety Performance Project (PSPP), which aims “to advance data-driven, fiscally sound policies and practices in the criminal and juvenile justice systems that protect public safety, hold offenders accountable, and control corrections costs” through technical assistance to states, research and public education, and promotion of nontraditional alliances and collaboration around smart criminal justice policies.

We see this partnership as an important step on multiple fronts:

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