In a new playground in Manhattan, "play associates" will encourage youthful creativity while reminding parents and nannies to take a giant step back.
The seven healthy habits of nonprofits most likely to survive the economic downturn.
Whole Earth Discipline: An Ecopragmatist Manifesto by Stewart Brand
Forget about luring big companies with tax incentives and subsidized space. Chris Gibbons focuses Littleton, Colorado's efforts on growing home-town businesses.
For-profit executives use business models—such as "low-cost provider" or "the razor and the razor blade"—as a shorthand way to describe the way companies are built and sustained. Nonprofit executives are not as explicit about their funding models and have not had an equivalent lexicon—until now.
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Waller offers an intimate exposé of crime and drugs in the inner city.
Cross-sector collaboration is the key to community revitalization.
SSIR Academic Editor Jim Phills sat down with former NBA superstar Kevin Johnson to discuss how he's revitalizing his old inner-city neighborhood.
Lower-income patrons of Market Creek Plaza can now invest in the shopping center.
Civil society may not be in such bad shape.