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.
This chapter describes the work—and the jargon—of the community development sector, a vast, financially savvy, mission-driven industry that tackles poverty in our most under-resourced neighborhoods.
Nancy O. Andrews, former president and CEO of the Low Income Investment Fund, confronts the unfinished work ahead for the community development sector.
A tool for practitioners to demonstrate the health benefits of affordable housing
The importance of housing to create health is increasingly proven.
Watch David Erickson, PhD, of the Federal Reserve of San Francisco’s presentation at the Mayo Clinic’s Transform conference.
Anchor institutions are investing to support community control of land and housing