MEF Associates provides a range of high-quality research and evaluation products for federal, state, city and foundation-level clients. As a small business, we take advantage of our flexibility to adapt to changing project circumstances and the needs of our clients.

Past and current clients include:

  • U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration
  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
    • Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation
    • Office of Child Support Enforcement
    • Office of Family Assistance
  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation
  • Social Security Administration
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Service
  • City of New York
  • City of Seattle
  • Washington State Department of Social and Health Services
  • Center for Urban Families
  • Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund

We regularly partner with other organizations and research firms, including:

  • Abt Associates
  • American Institutes for Research
  • American Public Human Services Association
  • ECONorthwest
  • Mathematica Policy Research
  • MDRC
  • RTI International
  • The Urban Institute

We have also partnered with universities, including:

  • Rockefeller Institute of Government at SUNY Albany
  • Daniel J. Evans School of Public Affairs and West Coast Poverty Center, University of Washington