In Ashland, California, cross-sector partnerships between community development, public health, and city government are building community and reinvesting in housing.
Within the last five years, partnerships between community development and health organizations have grown from one-off local experiments to a full-blown national movement.
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
An Economic Analysis of Cost Savings and Societal Returns from Community Development Investments
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Making the Business Case for Community Development: An Economic Analysis of Cost Savings and Societal Returns from Community Development Investments
When you think of Boston what comes to mind? You may be thinking of American history, world class hospitals, top research institutions and winning sports teams. However, there is another side to Greater Boston, one where more than half of households are rent burdened (paying 30 percent or more of their income on rent) and income inequality is rising.