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.
In 2016, the Rhode Island Department of Health established ten “health equity zones” across the state. The Local Initiatives Support Corp., a national CDFI, shares stories of success from their experience managing two of these zones.
The Build Healthy Places Network presents an overview on the community development sector’s role in improving health equity.
Children’s hospitals in Ohio are making key investments to address a major cause of poor health — substandard housing.
A health-focused revitalization effort in Roanoke, Virginia brought together a CDFI and many cross-sector partners.