Fostering Healthy Neighborhoods: Alignment across the Community Development, Financial Well-Being and Health sectors
The Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) is now under threat. In January, the three regulatory agencies overseeing the CRA proposed significant changes.
As HUD moves to repeal AFFH, it’s time for action
Do any of these scenarios sound familiar?: You’re trying to set up financing for a project, but the people you’re talking to don’t seem to realize that you will have to cover an appraisal gap because the sales price of the finished house will be less than what it cost you buy and rehab it. …
There are three separate, but related challenges to our ability to translate measures portfolios like Culture of Health into sustainable action to advance health equity that must be addressed.
Whether it’s chasing the flicker of lightning bugs in the summer, making new friends as you play sports at a park, or digging into the rich soil of a community garden with neighbors, time spent in the great outdoors enriches our existence.
Understanding the reasons hospitals and health systems are changing their investment strategies is important for all communities.
The WIN Measures tool is a living library of common measures using hundreds of data sources from across different sectors.
The Mixed-Income Strategic Alliance highlights the best practices and follow-up take-a-ways from our June Network Commons.
Racial segregation has been associated with lower life expectancy. A new analysis using the City Health Dashboard shows that, overall, cities with higher levels of racial residential segregation have disturbingly large gaps in life expectancy—up to 30 years.
Nancy O. Andrews, former president and CEO of the Low Income Investment Fund, confronts the unfinished work ahead for the community development sector.