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21 Blocks On the Rebound

Leigh Evans

Leigh Evans of the Mapleton-Fall Creek Development Corporation addressed blight and abandonment to revitalize her Indianapolis, Indiana neighborhood.

March 9, 2015

What is a Community Development Corporation?

A brief explanation of the community development field

September 17, 2014

It Takes a Village To Raise a Neighborhood

A partnership based on trust between a network of CDCs and Johns Hopkins University creates a unified vision for Central Baltimore

August 13, 2014

$100 Million in Housing Bonds for Minnesota

Minnesota legislature approves $100 million in housing bonds thanks to advocacy by Homes for All Alliance, Metropolitan Consortium of Community Developers 

June 6, 2014

Indiana Member Assists Community of Greater St. Louis

Andy Fraizer and Rose Scovel of Indiana Association for Community Economic Development provide TA to the Community Builders Network of Greater St. Louis

By Rose Scovel, Director of Capacity Building at the Indiana Association for Community Economic Development

January 31, 2014

‚ÄčIs Poverty Growing in Suburbs or the Cities? Or Both?

Does the new Brookings Institution report correctly diagnose what's going on with poverty in America? The president of the Massachussetts Association of CDCs has some questions.

June 10, 2013

CDCs Boost Philadelphia's Economy by Billions

CDCs contributed $3.3 billion to the Philadelphia economy since 1992 according to an economic impact report from the Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations.

December 11, 2012

Balance the Budget on the Backs of Billionaires?

Historic income inequity creates a defining moment for the community economic development field.

August 8, 2011

Adults Only

Gen Y, Millenials, and the evolution of community development, according to NACEDA Program Associate Frank Woodruff

July 13, 2011