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Our Latest Blog Post - Old Gumbo Warmed Over, or Refreshed Social Change Trends?
In this blog post, Equal Measure president Meg Long shares her thoughts on whether place-based investing has evolved to meet the realities of our nation’s shifting demographics and most pressing social issues.
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Opening the Door: How Community Organizations Address the Youth Unemployment Crisis
This Jobs for the Future report focuses on the vital role of community-based organizations in addressing the dual crisis in youth unemployment and low postsecondary completion rates.
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- Report: Chronic school absenteeism -a sign that students will drop out, contributing to academic gaps http://t.co/5T86cxGkNc by @emmersbrown
- "The Illusion of Cities' Recovery From the Recession" by Zach Patton http://t.co/3C4M7fkFmJ via @GOVERNING http://t.co/gko2Y33c6c