Tagged: Economic Stability

Building Healthy Communities Through Local Economy Strategies

Business Alliance for Local Living Economies (BALLE) is linking the work of building strong local economies and vibrant communities with the work of improving human health and well-being.

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From Homelessness to Housing in San Francisco: Portraits and Oral History

A moving new multi-media art project, “Everyone Deserves a Home”, on display in San Francisco’s Public Library asks 40 formally homeless residents in supportive housing, “what does home mean to you?”

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A Big Tent: Cross-Sector Community Development in Albuquerque

Daniel Lau, Manager of Strategic Engagement, caught us up on his recent trip to the Albuquerque.

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Dispatches: Colby Dailey on the Community Development Work of the Philadelphia Federal Reserve Bank

Colby Dailey, the Network’s Managing Director, caught us up on her recent trip to the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia.

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Dispatches: Doug Jutte on the Role of Community Economic Development Associations in Health Equity

Doug Jutte, the Network’s Executive Director, caught us up on his recent trip to the National Alliance of Community Economic Development Associations’s annual conference.

 

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Dispatches: Daniel Lau on Forming Partnerships with the Healthcare Sector

Our team is regularly on the road, hearing and learning about how community development and public health are joining forces. In this occasional series, we report on what we are discovering to help you stay on top of the cutting-edge policies, tools, and projects in the fields.

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Dispatches: Renee Roy Elias on the Importance of Local Community Development Efforts

Our team is regularly on the road, hearing and learning about how community development and public health are joining forces. In this occasional series, we report on what we are discovering to help you stay on top of the cutting-edge policies, tools, and projects in the fields.

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The San Francisco Federal Reserve’s Ian Galloway on Health and Prosperity

Health and community prosperity are intrinsically linked. SF Fed Community Development’s Ian Galloway sits down with President John Williams to discuss the issue.

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Healthy Futures Fund Moves Past Pilot to Impact

Expert Insight: Emily Chen from LISC discusses the value of looking at community development through a health lens.

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Economic Opportunity + a National Culture of Health: Did You Miss a Game-changer?

If you missed the speeches by Williams and Lavizzo-Mourey that closed out last week’s National Interagency Community Reinvestment Conference (NICRC) in Los Angeles, you missed a game changer.

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