Our Community Close Ups, a series of nine case studies, digs into how some of these forward-thinking projects have been accomplished.
Hospital Partners with Housing Authority to Put Health at the Center of a Neighborhood Transformation
A hospital partners with a city to develop a health, literacy and recreation hub.
Holistic redevelopment to bring lasting change to a distressed neighborhood
In Detroit, an innovate partnership between a local hospital system and a nonprofit housing organization is anchoring revitalization through a new community development corporation.
Can a community market improve infant health? Can developing a local entrepreneurship culture reduce the number of babies born prematurely?
Business Alliance for Local Living Economies (BALLE) is linking the work of building strong local economies and vibrant communities with the work of improving human health and well-being.