Expanding opportunities in America’s cities
Reports

In this short case study, learn how and why the Kresge Social Investment Practice made an investment in Capital Impact...

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2018
May 14, 2018
Prudential Financial, Inc., Steve and Connie Ballmer, and The Kresge Foundation today announced $40 million in investment commitments to The Community Outcomes Fund, a fund to scale pay-for-success (P4S) investments in the United States. The fund, which is being raised and managed by New York-based...
Reports

More than 300 hospitals and health centers across the country have developed medical-legal partnerships, in which lawyers work with health-care...

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2018
May 10, 2018
The 2018 Detroit Reinvestment Index – now in its third year – measures perceptions of Detroit and the city’s turnaround. In prior years, this research featured perceptions of National Business Leaders and Detroit Metro-Area Entrepreneurs . This year’s survey expands to include the views of Metro-...
May 8, 2018
Bell Artspace Campus in New Orleans

The newly renovated Bell Artspace Campus in New Orleans' Tremé neighborhood.

For more than a century the Bell School campus in New Orleans’ Tremé neighborhood was a hub for education, music training and social activities, with a history boasting one of the nation’s most significant African American cultural districts. Vacant and...
Speeches

Address delivered at the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties’ annual Founder’s Award Luncheon....

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2018
May 7, 2018
The Kresge Foundation has made a new $15 million commitment to the large-scale expansion of a city of Detroit neighborhood revitalization effort announced today. Along with Invest Detroit – the leading community development financial institution for private sector financing in the city – what’s...
Reports

An end-of-semester report on the structure, goals and performance of the Student-Managed Investment Fund at Oakland University, which launched in...

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2018
Reports

Detroit's QLINE officially began service in May 2017. This report looks at the QLINE’s first year, documenting successes and problems in...

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2018