Governmental agencies in Oakland, Calif., are collaborating to serve at-risk children better, with good results.
Express Credit Union reopens in Seattle to serve the unbanked, underbanked, and want-to-be-banked.
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
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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.
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.