Community Development Digest


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Partnership Offers Housing Planning, Charrettes Grants

These grants to help cover the costs of planning and implementing green components of affordable housing developments, as well as tracking their costs and benefits.

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Window Company’s Foundation Sets Final 2015 Deadline

The health and safety category is a great source of funding for community safety efforts. The category funds mental health and emergency preparedness programs.

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Briefing to Focus on the ‘Intersection of Health and Housing’

The connection between health care and housing is an emerging and important issue for city planners and developers. Indeed, there is a growing trend among federal funding agencies as well as private sector funders to encourage programs that link healthcare with neighborhood and housing development. This briefing, the first in a three-part series exploring the intersection of health and social policy, will focus on Medicaid and housing policy.

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Grantees to Research Inequality, Workforce Improvements

Grants support social science research on the social, economic, political and labor market consequences of rising economic inequalities (Social Inequality); and the causes and consequences of changes in the quality of jobs for less- and moderately-skilled workers (Future of Work).

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