We talk with Shamar Bibbins about how The Kresge Foundation is addressing the connection between climate, equity, and health.
“It has been exciting to see past and current grantees weave in elements of what they had been funded for five or 10 or 15 years ago.”
In late October, more than 100 residents of Danville, VA gathered over dinner to celebrate the unveiling of their Opportunity for All: Quality of Life Plan.
After a grassroots community partner questioned the efficacy of a local mobile play program, our senior project officer Tim Schwantes paused for a conversation with the program’s funder to explore tough questions about the long-term impacts of their investments.
In 2014, the New York Community Trust (NYCT) invested in three South Bronx neighborhoods to help them become healthier places to live. The Healthy and Livable South Bronx initiative was a departure from past grant efforts, which focused more on individual agencies that provided direct services. In partnership with New York State Health Foundation, NYCT […]
Highlights from the 2019 Untokening gathering in Durham, NC
Laying the Foundations for Equitable and Sustainable Communities
Highlights from the 2019 National Recreation and Park Association Annual Conference
Youth share their perspective of their own communities through Photovoice
How air quality impacts community health, and how we can improve it