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Frequently Asked Questions: Making the “Business Case” for Community Development RFP

This FAQ addresses questions that we’ve received since releasing this RFP.

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Resident-centered approach grows healthy babies and local economy

Can a community market improve infant health? Can developing a local entrepreneurship culture reduce the number of babies born prematurely?

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Building on Tradition, Catholic Hospitals Invest in Community to Improve Health

Opening a children’s museum seems an unlikely endeavor for a health care system. So does establishing a trendy restaurant district.

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RFP: Making the “Business Case” for Community Development [Application period closed]

An Economic Analysis of Cost Savings and Societal Returns from Community Development Investments

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Designing for Health in the Outer Mission

Daniel Lau, the Network’s Engagement Manager and researcher at the Green Health Partnership, attended a community meeting for Balboa Upper Yards housing and offers his neighborhood health takeaways

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Incorporating Health into Physical Needs Assessments

A new tool called the Integrated Physical Needs Assessment provides affordable housing owners with a comprehensive protocol to assess the range of options available to upgrade their buildings with a health focus.

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Health: What’s the Fed got to do with it?

The Build Healthy Places Network is launching a new centralized source that catalogues the Healthy Community Initiative conferences sponsored by the regional Federal Reserve Banks that have taken place around the country.

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