Tag: Land Ownership

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Curbing Mission Creep

By Kim Jonker & William F. Meehan III

Despite temptations to broaden its focus, the Rural Development Institute has remained single-mindedly devoted to its mission. As a result, the organization has helped 400 million poor farmers around the world take ownership of some 270 million acres of land – all on a modest budget.

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The People’s IPO

By Anne Stuhldreher

Lower-income patrons of Market Creek Plaza can now invest in the shopping center.

It All Started Here

By Eric Nee

Sidebar to "The Hidden Cost of Paradise:" The Miwoks were exterminated from Yosemite Valley.

Organic Growth

By Ricardo Sandoval

How an all-natural Mexican farming cooperative is improving its community while making a bundle.

Polishing Up the Diamond

By Anne Stuhldreher 9

How did the Jacobs Foundation help revitalize a neighborhood? By listening to its residents.