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Is Equitable Development Possible? Cincinnati Says ‘Yes!’ But It Takes Work.

Two articles about development in the Walnut Hills show the pitfalls and inspiring potential facing a community dedicated to reviving its economy to benefit all residents. But it takes concerted planning and sustained local involvement.

Place Matters gives residents tools to transform their communities

“Place Matters,” a resident-led partnership between LISC, local funders and neighborhood nonprofits, is enhancing Cincinnati neighborhoods as it brings people together.

Lending circles empower people to improve their credit

More than a dozen people have saved money and built their credit thanks to a LISC-supported partnership between Santa Maria Community Services and Mission Asset Fund.