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File #: 18-1911    Version: 1 Name: John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, MacArthur Data Grant
Type: Grant Award Status: Approved
File created: 1/23/2018 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 2/7/2018 Final action: 2/7/2018
Title: PROPOSED GRANT AWARD Department: Cook County State's Attorney's Office Grantee: Cook County State's Attorney's Office Grantor: John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Request: Authorization to accept grant Purpose: This award will allow the State's Attorney's Office to expand our data analytical capacity and create a research and evaluation unit to inform our operations and management. Funds will be used to expand our data analytics capacity through new technologies and hiring additional personnel as well as engaging with The Center for Criminal Justice Research, Policy, and Practice at Loyola University Chicago (Center) as an academic and technical assistance partner to help the SAO develop and implement regular public-facing data reports and ongoing performance measurement systems. Grant Amount: $470,000.00 Grant Period: 12/1/2017 - 11/30/2019 Fiscal Impact: None Accounts: None Concurrences: Budget and Management Services has received all requisite documents, a...
Indexes: KIMBERLY M. FOXX, Cook County State's Attorney

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PROPOSED GRANT AWARD

 

Department: Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office

 

Grantee: Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office

 

Grantor:  John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

 

Request: Authorization to accept grant 

 

Purpose: This award will allow the State’s Attorney’s Office to expand our data analytical capacity and create a research and evaluation unit to inform our operations and management.  Funds will be used to expand our data analytics capacity through new technologies and hiring additional personnel as well as engaging with The Center for Criminal Justice Research, Policy, and Practice at Loyola University Chicago (Center) as an academic and technical assistance partner to help the SAO develop and implement regular public-facing data reports and ongoing performance measurement systems. 

 

Grant Amount: $470,000.00

 

Grant Period: 12/1/2017 - 11/30/2019

 

Fiscal Impact: None

 

Accounts: None

 

Concurrences: Budget and Management Services has received all requisite documents, and deteremined the fiscal impact on Cook County, if any.

 

Summary: This award will allow the State’s Attorney’s Office to expand our data analytical capacity and create a research and evaluation unit to inform our operations and management.  Funds will be used to expand our data analytics capacity through new technologies and hiring additional personnel as well as engaging with The Center for Criminal Justice Research, Policy, and Practice at Loyola University Chicago (Center) as an academic and technical assistance partner to help the SAO develop and implement regular public-facing data reports and ongoing performance measurement systems. 

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