At our Network Commons live discussion on May 6, 2020, we discussed the critical role community development work plays in supporting resilience and healthy communities now more than ever during the COVID-19 pandemic.
In Chicago, IL, in November 2018, a cross-sector group of professionals from public health, healthcare, and community development came together to discuss increasing investments and collaboration in low-income neighborhoods.
Research is documenting the harmful effects on children when families must keep moving to find a safe, affordable home.
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.
In Detroit, an innovate partnership between a local hospital system and a nonprofit housing organization is anchoring revitalization through a new community development corporation.
The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond acts as a convener and relationship builder, capturing the emerging energy in the District for the creation of new cross-sector collaborations on the local level. We talk with Jeanne Milliken Bonds, Regional Community Development Team Leader, for an introduction to the new relationships growing in the Fifth District.