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.
The South Dakota Community Foundation (SDCF) and the Bush Foundation have partnered to award a series of grants aimed at helping with reducing homelessness, fostering higher education and developing...more
Over $4 million in state funding for economic development, job training and corrections projects in Lorain County has been announced by Ohio Rep. Matt Lundy (D-Elyria).
Funds for the Lorain...more
About 10,000 sunflowers have transformed a vacant city lot in St. Louis to provide environmental and economic benefits for the community.
The patch of sunflower blooms is a part of the Sustainable...more
The Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community (SRPMIC) President, Diane Enos, has lauded the actions of Arizona Senators John McCain and Jeff Flake for backing up the federal legislation entitled...more
The Bank of America (BofA) Charitable Foundation has committed $3.75 million grant to the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC).
The funds will help lift low-income families and drive...more
A summit planned by local community groups is a two-day training designed to foster civic engagement and participation among Anaheim's youth.
The organizers of the summit to be held at the...more
The Rockefeller Foundation expressed enthusiasm in building up cities to be more stronger and resilient in times of looming disasters. The foundation has committed $100 million directly into city...more
Institute Fellow and Richard B. Fisher Chair at the Urban Institute, Eugene Steuerle, expresses his wish in addressing the troubling aspects of the Social Security System.
He lists down what the...more
The Youth Employment Fund, located in Ontario, is helping local young people get sustainable jobs, receive training and earn some valuable work experience.
The fund is helping employers provide...more
Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe has recently visited Danville to discuss jobs and creating more economic activity on the Southside.
The governor will also run a roundtable discussion on economic...more