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Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

In the midst of a national pandemic that is reshaping the world, The Kresge Foundation’s Fresh, Local & Equitable Initiative has found an important path forward for philanthropy: hyper-local neighborhood investment. Lessons learned from the FreshLo Initiative shared in this report point to how philanthropy can invest in groups with participatory governance where local, inclusive economies reflect and meet the needs of the community at all times, including crises.