We are an institution that is deeply committed to sharing the lessons that result from our work with grantees and partners through storytelling, research and convenings.
Our programs seek to expand opportunity for low-income people so they can gain the tools and supports needed to lead self-determined lives and join the economic mainstream.
We deploy an array of grantmaking and social investing tools – usually in partnership with nonprofit, public, private and philanthropic organizations – to address society’s most intractable problems.
We are a private, national foundation that works to expand opportunities in America’s cities through grantmaking and social investing in arts and culture, education, environment, health, human services and community development in Detroit.
A database of grants awarded since 2009, updated quarterly.
The center’s broad spectrum of research and policy-development work includes formulating energy and climate-change policy recommendations that increase public and private investments in clean
The national advocacy organization conducts research in health and nutrition and provides consumers with current, useful information.
The institute seeks to improve energy efficiency in the built environment through research, education, policy change, program initiatives, and building-code regulations.
Brookings’ Metropolitan Policy Program focuses attention on the vital role cities play as engines of economic growth and global competitiveness.
Launched in 1989 to redistribute excess food from the presidential inauguration, the kitchen has grown into a central location for recovering, preparing, and delivering reclaimed and surplus food t
Dedicated to empowering communities to create play spaces for children, KaBOOM!
The environmental health and justice organization works with communities, regulatory agencies, and industry to reduce toxic pollution from oil refineries, chemical plants, and other hazardous sites
The public-health intermediary has been engaged in plans to redevelop New Orleans’ devastated communities in ways that address not only the primary-care system, but also the environmental and
A recognized national leader in developing urban food markets, the social enterprise operates three farmers’ markets and several traveling market road shows that connect food producers with c
The health center provides free and reduced-cost ambulatory services to city residents.
The small, private, historically black, liberal arts institution is rebounding from the costly damage and disruption caused by Hurricane Katrina in 2005.
The independent, nonpartisan organization conducts policy research and analysis on programs and practices that increase student access and success in postsecondary education.
The National College Access Network develops program and evaluation models, disseminates best practices, and offers wide-ranging services to member organizations, including community-based college-
Established after Hurricane Katrina, the resident-led corporation and its development partners are engaged in a neighborhood planning process to reconstruct 556 affordable, “beyond green&rdqu
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