Boston Uncornered gives gang-involved individuals a stipend and social support to attend college.
Cities Social innovations that improve the health and resiliency of cities
Siobhan Foley has worked closely with New Orleans Mayor Mitchell Landrieu to help the city adapt to climate change.
To feed the world’s growing population, we must do more to promote the success of urban farms through better tracking, financial incentives, land use, and support systems.
Nine communities in the United States are finding ways to invest in housing to contain health care costs.
Online games can help prepare public-private partnerships to succeed.
Communities cannot and should not wait for external forces to bridge local opportunity divides.
Community-based organizations play a larger role in deciding development projects than local politicians.
The promise of investing big in underserved entrepreneurs in America.
The time is ripe for companies to look beyond quarterly earnings and depreciation schedules, and into frameworks and strategies that will build long-term resilience.
What we can learn today from an early approach to improving social conditions through investment.
What is the difference between communities that are able to recover from disinvestment and those that cannot? The answer, according to recent research from MDRC, are the presence of strong social networks.
For-profit executives use business models—such as "low-cost provider"—as a shorthand way to describe the way companies are built and sustained. Nonprofit executives have not had an equivalent lexicon—until now.
Four ways nonprofits and social enterprises can use market-based solutions to help meet millennial demand for affordable housing.
Will the Open Philanthropy Project’s experiment in effective altruism validate the cause or demonstrate its hubris?
Cities are on the front line of congestion and climate change. Here are a few ways that UPS is partnering with stakeholders to address these issues.