Next Street and Local Initiatives Support Corporation partnered to explore the potential for blockchain application to solve community development challenges in New York City.[...]
In this webinar, Dee and Bob draw on interviews with 12 diverse long-time leaders in community development and identify a number of common themes for what inspired and drove them.
In a recent publication from the San Francisco Federal Reserve, LISC CEO Maurice A. Jones offers a chapter detailing the role of arts and culture in the community development toolbox. Creative placemaking, writes Jones, “unleashes community power and innovative solutions that drive economic prosperity.”
This report draws on the experiences of hospitals and health systems that have invested in affordable housing as a way to improve public health outcomes in their communities.
This guide from Enterprise Community Partners offers practical guidance for the construction of housing that can withstand the impacts of future disasters, including strategies to make buildings themselves stronger and less vulnerable to storms’ impacts, as well as retrofits to improve habitability when homes lose power for extended periods.