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2017-19 Detroit Revitalization Fellows Announced

2017-19 Detroit Revitalization Fellows Announced

Posted August 9, 2017

Nineteen fellows will lead projects and initiatives at Detroit organizations in areas such as neighborhood development, community engagement, public health, and placemaking....

Minnesota Foundations Helping Homeless Find Stable Employment

Minnesota Foundations Helping Homeless Find Stable Employment

Posted August 8, 2017

Convinced that the most effective way to address homelessness, poverty, and the effects of racial disparities is through job training, a group of Minnesota-based foundations is pushing state and local officials to put more time and money into such programs....

Community Foundation Update (08/05/17)

Community Foundation Update (08/05/17)

Posted August 5, 2017

News and staff announcements from community foundations in Alabama, Florida, Kansas, Michigan, North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Vermont....

LISC to Manage Silicon Valley Affordable Housing Fund

LISC to Manage Silicon Valley Affordable Housing Fund

Posted August 3, 2017

Under the agreement, LISC will assume management of the Catalyst Housing Fund, a start-up fund recently seeded by Facebook in partnership with key community organizations and the cities of East Palo Alto and Menlo Park....