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The Cherry Legacy Project: Raising the bar for affordable housing
5/9/2017
The Cherry Legacy Project: Raising the bar for affordable housing
The center of Toledo, Ohio, boasts some of the grandest old homes in the city, but the Olde Towne has suffered serious decline in recent decades. NeighborWorks Toledo started the Cherry Legacy Project to bring affordable, updated home. 
Collaborating to build opportunity at home
5/8/2017
Collaborating to build opportunity at home
Some Las Vegas neighborhoods lack after-school programs that help youth learn. But Nevada HAND’s organizational expertise has primarily been in affordable housing. To expand, Nevada HAND worked with a local Boys and Girls Club to bring on-site after-school care and education to its housing communities. 
Keeping families in their homes: Staving off foreclosures to preven...
5/5/2017
Keeping families in their homes: Staving off foreclosures to prevent displacement
Challenged with some of the the highest rates of foreclosures in the country, New Jersey Community Capital launched a home preservation program to assist families in need.
Boston’s Bartlett Square: A creative village is key to anti-gentrif...
5/4/2017
Boston’s Bartlett Square: A creative village is key to anti-gentrification effort
The surge of urban renewal in the Roxbury neighborhood means many residents were threatened with displacement. Nuestra responded with plans for Bartlett Place, a “creative village” with affordable rentals.
A safe place to call home: Successful housing strategies for former...
5/3/2017
A safe place to call home: Successful housing strategies for former inmates
Returning citizens face few affordable housing options, making it difficult for them to secure employment, get their lives back on track and become valuable members of the community. The Primavera Foundation set out to change that. 
NEWCITY: Shared vision lays the foundation for a vibrant community
5/2/2017
NEWCITY: Shared vision lays the foundation for a vibrant community
Following Hurricane Katrina, neighborhoods in New Orleans were targeted for one of the largest urban renewal projects in U.S. history. This opportunity for revitalization could only succeed by bringing together a diverse group of stakeholders.
Affordable living through passive house energy standards
5/1/2017
Affordable living through passive house energy standards
Housing units around Hillsboro’s Orenco Station in Hillsboro, Oregon have been mostly luxury homes priced out of reach for working class residents. REACH set out to secure an affordable housing in the area for its clients.
Bringing fresh food to central Pennsylvania residents
5/1/2017
Bringing fresh food to central Pennsylvania residents
Fresh Express is run by the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank to deliver fresh fruit and vegetables, as well as nonperishable items, to individuals who are food-insecure.
San Francisco’s Kelly Cullen Community: The link between health and...
4/27/2017
San Francisco’s Kelly Cullen Community: The link between health and homelessness
Following the 2008 housing crisis, Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corp. set out to address problems associated with the homeless population in San Francisco, one of the most expensive housing market in the country. 
Prioritizing Crime Reduction in Community Development
4/26/2017
Prioritizing Crime Reduction in Community Development
The smallest city in Massachusetts also is the state's second-most densely populated, with a high poverty rate. TND partnered with the city government to revitailze the downtown with a particular focus on crime. 
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