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Video: Opportunity Finance Network on CDFI’s

  This crash course video from the Opportunity Finance Network explores what community development financial institutions are doing around the country. Watch the video for success stories from South Dakota, California, New York and others.

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Collaborate? Easier Said Than Done. Leaders on How They Made it Happen.

None of us can fix the enormous problems of poverty alone. Tackling affordable, healthy housing, safe neighborhoods, access to healthy foods, or economic opportunity requires deploying all of a community’s assets. For medical practitioners, public health workers, and community developers, this often means reaching beyond the clinic and across the aisle to collaborate, with what …

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National Leaders Agree: Now Is the Time for Sectors to Join Forces to Improve Health

Our vision at the Build Healthy Places Network is that all communities should offer people the opportunity to live healthy, rewarding lives. To do that, we need to look more broadly at how health and community interact. We take our inspiration from national leaders. Those like former U.S. Assistant Secretary of Health Howard Koh, who …

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Video: A Holistic Approach to Community Development in Minneapolis- St. Paul

Learn how community developers are impacting the health of residents in a low-income housing complex in St. Paul and a senior center in Minneapolis, through two Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC)-supported projects.

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New Video on EBALDC’s Approach to Intersecting Health and Community Development

What happens when cross-sector partners come together to ensure that residents have opportunities for health at their doorstep? A new Partners in Progress video explains how EBALDC and its partners are focused on improving the long-term outcomes of health and wellbeing for residents of the San Pablo Avenue Corridor, a 1.5 mile stretch in West Oakland, …

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