Expanding opportunities in America’s cities
October 17, 2018
A bike trail, transformed into a community asset. An arts-based program putting citizens returning from prison on a productive path. A blighted freeway underpass reimagined as a hub of culture and commerce. Each is a tale in a powerful package of stories on Creative Placemaking’s role in urban...
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Grantee Location

Grantee Location:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$75,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2018

Next City is a nonprofit organization with a mission to inspire social, economic and environmental change in cities through journalism and events around the world.

Grantee Location

Grantee Location:
New York
$600,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2018

EMCArts works collaboratively with people, organizations and communities to create the space and conditions to test innovative strategies and build cultures that embrace change.

Grantee Location

Grantee Location:
New York, New York
$222,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2018

U3 Advisors is a real estate and economic development consulting practice.

Grantee Location

Grantee Location:
Memphis, Tennessee
$1.24 million

Awarded

Awarded:
2018

Innovate Memphis is a nonprofit organization that focuses on social innovation and neighborhood economic vitality within Memphis.

Grantee Location

Grantee Location:
Detroit
$445,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2018

Invest Detroit is a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) that finances and supports business development, commercial real estate, entrepreneurs and high-tech companies in Detroit and

Grantee Location

Grantee Location:
Washington, D.C.
$1.255 million

Awarded

Awarded:
2018

The public-policy think tank's Metropolitan Policy Program focuses attention on the vital role cities play as engines of economic growth and global competitiveness.

Grantee Location

Grantee Location:
New York, New York
$300,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2018

The U.N.

Grantee Location

Grantee Location:
Memphis, Tennessee
$60,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2018

The collaborative is a community development organization that works with partners in the Memphis Medical District to strengthen surrounding communities so they are more livable, vibrant and safe.

Area served

Area served:
Memphis, Tennessee