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The Elder Index Initiative

Resource type: Grants

Granted to Wider Opportunities for Women


To increase economic security for older adults by advocating for state-based adoption of the Elder Economic Standard Index as a planning tool for allocating public resources among low- and moderate-income older adults.

Grant Amount


Year Awarded



12 Months

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Global Impact:

United States

Historical Programme Affiliations:


Foundation Center Themes:

Government Regulation, Rights of the Aged, Senior Services

Foundation Center Approaches:

Reform, Strategic Communications, Convening