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The Institute for the Advancement of Working Families

P.O. Box 13297

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19101

United States

Company Description

The Institute for the Advancement of Working Families (IAWF), incorporated October 10, 2001, is a 501 (c) (3) Pennsylvania Corporation organized under the Pennsylvania Nonprofit Corporation Law of 1988 for the purpose of conducting education, training, re ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Dean

Whitney M Young Jr Health Center Inc

Deputy State Court Administrator and Director of Court Management

Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts

Scholar

Penn State's School of School Work

Affiliations

Fellow
Stoneleigh Foundation

Commission Executive Committee Member
The Strong Families Commission Inc

Board Member
Governance

Member
Child Welfare League of America , Inc.

Board Member
National Association of Social Workers

Member
American Bar Association

Member
Council on Social Work Education

Member
National Organization of Forensic Social Work

Fellow
Institute for Court Management

Member
Certification Commission

Stoneleigh Foundation Fellow
Social Change

Founding Board Member
The Center for Working Families , Inc.

Founder
Historical Black Colleges

Founder
Berean Presbyterian Institute for Family Preservation and Policy Development

Founder
Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Center

Gerontological Fellow At the Philadelphia Regional Office
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Chair of Advisory Committee
Morehouse School of Medicine/Cork Institute

Education

BA

sociology

Morgan State University

Bachelor's degree

Sociology

Morgan State College

DSW

University of Pennsylvania

Fellow

Institute for Court Management

MSW

University of Pittsburgh

doctorate in Social Work

Administration

University of Pennsylvania , School of Social Work

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IAWF-The Institute for the Advancement of Working Families

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Dr. Rufus Sylvester Lynch, ACSW

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Rufus Sylvester Lynch


IAWF-The Institute for the Advancement of Working Families

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IAWF's founder, Dr. Rufus Sylvester Lynch, ACSW, is recognized by the National Association of Social Workers (NASW), the largest social work organization in the world as a NASW Social Work Pioneer ® with nearly forty years of combined expertise in the following categories: Forensic Social Work Education and Practice; Justice System Advocacy and Administration; Community Empowerment through Organizing and Systems Planning; Employment and Training for TANF Families and the Working Poor; Behavioral Health Systems supporting Recovery from Substance Use Disorders and Issues of Mental Health; Research and Systems Evaluation; Public Policy Development and Analysis; Public and Private Educational Consulting to facilitate Transformational Change; Human Service Delivery Consultation; Program Development and Implementation; Strategic Development of Organizations; and Systems Integration of Initiatives that support "Responsible Fatherhood" programming.


IAWF-The Institute for the Advancement of Working Families

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IAWF's founder, Dr. Rufus Sylvester Lynch, ACSW, is recognized by the National Association of Social Workers (NASW), the largest social work organization in the world as a NASW Social Work Pioneer ?/b> with nearly forty years of combined expertise in the following categories: Forensic Social Work Education and Practice; Justice System Advocacy and Administration; Community Empowerment through Organizing and Systems Planning; Employment and Training for TANF Families and the Working Poor; Behavioral Health Systems supporting Recovery from Substance Use Disorders and Issues of Mental Health; Research and Systems Evaluation; Public Policy Development and Analysis; Public and Private Educational Consulting to facilitate Transformational Change; Human Service Delivery Consultation; Program Development and Implementation; Strategic Development of Organizations; and Systems Integration of Initiatives that support "Responsible Fatherhood" programming.


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Rufus Sylvester Lynch, DSW, ACSW Region Representative IV [NJ, PA]

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Rufus Sylvester Lynch, DSW, ACSW
Rufus Sylvester Lynch, DSW, ACSW (Pennsylvania Chapter), is Founder and Principal Investigator of the Institute for the Advancement of Working Families, a forensic education, behavioral health and employment services corporation. He received a doctorate in Social Work Administration and Policy from the University of Pennsylvania, School of Social Work and a master's degree in Community Organization and Planning from the University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Social Work.
NASW leadership positions held include local Chair of the Philadelphia/Southeast Division; President of the NASW-PA Chapter, National Committee on Inquiry, National Committee on Racial and Ethnic Diversity, National Futures Commission, was elected to the Delegate Assembly three times and was inducted as a Social Work Pioneer. Dr. Lynch is also a member of the National Organization of Forensic Social Work, Council on Social Work Education, Child Welfare League of America and the American Bar Association.


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Rufus Sylvester Lynch, DSW, ACSW

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Rufus has been a social worker for over 40 years and has served the profession in a variety of settings. He is a NASW Social Work Pioneer ® and Stoneleigh Foundation Senior Fellow. He also is currently the President and Principal Investigator for the Institute for the Advancement of Working Families (IAWF). Rufus has served as the Dean and a Professor at the Whitney M. Young, Jr. School of Social Work at Clark Atlanta University. He has lectured at over a dozen colleges and universities; authored or co-authored over 22 published manuscripts in professional books and/or scholarly journals. Rufus has been a NASW member for 42 years. He has served NASW as a President, a Delegate Assembly Representative on three separate occasions, and as Chair of the Philadelphia Division. He is a former recipient of the NASW-PA Social Worker of the Year award.

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