Children & Youth
Civic Engagement & International
News and information on the role that government, small business and the nonprofit sector/philanthropy play in creating healthy and vibrant communities.
Lisa Doyle, communications and donor relations manager for Bridge Communities, shares how Bridge saw the need to educate school-aged children about poverty and homelessness.
At Bridge, kids get...more
The Bradford Royal Infirmary is calling for more volunteer patients to help trainee doctors sharpen their diagnostic skills.
During their five-year course, students at the School of Medicine at...more
U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) have updated the Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Restoration Act of 2014, which would mend key factors of the SSI that currently make...more
Greene County officials recently stated that they will submit a proposal to the state Department of Community and Economic Development to redirect the county's Community Development Block Grant...more
Homeless advocates flocked to the State Capitol to lobby legislators in rolling out $100 million in funds to shelter the homeless in Minnesota.
The hefty amount would fund 5,000 units across...more
Homeless Link, a charity that acts to fight homelessness, demands that more action is needed to help homeless families.
New figures from the Department for Communities and Local Government reveal...more
The Wichita Eagle's Ask the Mompreneur column highlights social impact consultant Sandra Marshall discussing the topic of social entrepreneurship.
In her featured interview, Sandra defined social...more
During a town conference, 10 Windham County towns have committed funding for Southeastern Vermont Economic Development Strategies (SeVEDS).
To date, the towns have pledged $80,000 total. The...more
An Urban Institute report documents a series of papers that early implementation of the Affordable Care Act in eight states.
These eight states include: Alabama, Colorado, Maryland, Michigan,...more
An Urban Institute brief report looks at the effects of the Affordable care Act (ACA) on health coverage expansion and uninsurance.
The brief rounds off how states will benefit from the...more