News and information on the role that government, small business, the nonprofit sector and philanthropy play in creating healthy and vibrant communities.
The effect of the federal budget cut, or sequestration for that matter, would have only a slight effect on Oregon, at least for most of its residents.
The Social Security and Medicare benefits are...more
Urban Institute releases new study on "The Role of Investors in Acquiring Foreclosed Properties in Boston," which pursues investigation on how the activities of investors are likely to affect the...more
In October, the National Center for Homeless Education (NCHE) released an annual census that found that since 2007, the beginning of the global economic recession, the number of homeless youth...more
The Taos County Economic Development Corp. of Taos have partnered with the First Nations Development Institute of Larchmont, Colo. to establish the formation of the Native American Food Sovereignty...more
San Francisco has recently introduced Promptly, an application to send text message updates for clients at the San Francisco Human Services Agency (HSA).
Code for America Fellows at City Hall, in...more
The United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announces the need for social entrepreneurs and innovators as applicants fr its HHSentrepreneurs Program.
The program partners...more
The Rhode Island Office of Primary Care and Rural Health has announced its Rhode Island J-1 Visa Waiver Program offers a J-1 Visa waiver to foreign physicians who are serving for three years in an...more
The City of Rochester recently announces the release of its Homeless Resolution Strategy to address the issue of homelessness.
The City of Rochester has been managing a study to help recognize...more
Denver, Colorado's day center for the homeless has been approved with a $8.6 million in financial assistance by the Denver City Council.
The Council has signed agreements with the Denver Rescue...more
Homeowners in Lagos, Nigeria have the rare privilege of living in an estate with modern amenities for horse racing.
This effort is part of Building Diagnostic's new and unique approach to housing...more