Community Foundations Opportunity Network is a national leadership and action network of community foundations committed to narrowing the youth opportunity gap. Participating foundations serve communities with a spectrum of geographic, demographic, racial, and socioeconomic diversity. Dr. Robert Putnam, world renowned sociologist and author of Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis, is serving as a close advisor to the group, as are other leading thinkers on related issues of opportunity, mobility, and inequity.