Community Development

 
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
June 03, 2011
According to this 2007 study of New York City residents from the Public Agenda, 72 percent agree that as long as there are Americans who are homeless, the U.S. has failed to live up to its ideals....
Community Development, Reports and Publications
June 03, 2011
This paper from the Funder's Network for Smart Growth and Liveable Communities examines how the characteristics of children's homes affect their health, social, and emotional well-being and...
Community Development, Reports and Publications
June 01, 2011
Municipalities, counties, regions and states across the United States need to pay more attention to how to capture the increased value of land and how best to plow it back into thoughtful, policy-...
Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 27, 2011
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The "Allies for Employment" grant initiative is a new approach to sustainable, living wage and career path options for persons who have not had success with employment or with education....
Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
May 25, 2011
The report from the California Women's Mental Health Policy Council focuses specifically on the mental health needs of adolescent girls and young adult women, sometimes referred to as "...
Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 25, 2011
This report from the Urban Institute recommends both short term changes to current employment programs and longer term efforts through a program for competitive federal matching block grants to...
Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 25, 2011
This brief from the Urban Institute examines the importance of small business and microenterprise in helping low-income households to create wealth and build assets. Read the report: Small...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 25, 2011
Skills to Live By A paper from WSI Publications that provides a closer look at how participation in workforce training programs has improved the lives of the participants.  Important lessons...
Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 25, 2011
This project from the Urban Institute Center on Labor, Human Services, and Population looks at past research and current activities for strategies that improve the employment prospects for low-...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 25, 2011
 

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