Tagged: cross sector collaboration

Fast Fact: For the first time in U.S. history, older adults are projected to outnumber children by 2035.

Capital Impact Partners and West Health explain how coordinated services can create age-friendly communities that support older adults.

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The importance of connecting placemaking, health, and community organizing

In Ashland, California, cross-sector partnerships between community development, public health, and city government are building community and reinvesting in housing.

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Multiplying outcomes in place-based initiatives

It’s clear why collaborating with other sectors can be beneficial: Collaboration can help expand available resources, strategies, and capabilities to achieve outcomes that would be difficult to accomplish alone.

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Call for Applications: Culture of Health Leaders 2018

The Culture of Health Leaders Program is now accepting applications for the 2018 cohort.  The Build Healthy Places Network is a partner agency in this program and we’re confident the program is a fantastic opportunity for community development professionals at CDC’s, CDFI’s, and related organizations who are already integrating health into their work.

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ReImagining the Future of Small Industrial Cities

As part of our Healthy Communities Initiative blog series, we highlight the role of regional Federal Reserve Banks in supporting and enabling cross-sector collaboration across the community development and health sectors. This blog focuses on the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston’s place-based strategies through the Working Cities Challenge in the city of Fitchburg.

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How Cross-Sector Partnerships are Creating a Path for Transformational Change in Detroit’s Winship Community

In Detroit, an innovate partnership between a local hospital system and a nonprofit housing organization is anchoring revitalization through a new community development corporation.

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A Ride to Better Health

Equitable transit-oriented development projects can help cities like Denver improve the health of their community.

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Sharing Knowledge to Build a Culture of Health Conference

Daniel Lau, Manager of Strategic Engagement, travelled to Louisville, KY, to participate in the Sharing Knowledge to Build a Culture of Health, sponsored by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and AcademyHealth.

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Building Health through Community Agency

By focusing on strengthening the capacity of community members, cross-sector collaborations will be more successful and inclusive.

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