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Grants To Help Homeless and Promote Higher Education
Grants To Help Homeless and Promote Higher Education

The South Dakota Community Foundation (SDCF) and the Bush Foundation have partnered to award a series of grants aimed at helping with reducing homelessness, fostering higher education and developing...more

Lorain County To Get $4 Million Economic Development Funds
Lorain County To Get $4 Million Economic Development Funds

Over $4 million in state funding for economic development, job training and corrections projects in Lorain County has been announced by Ohio Rep. Matt Lundy (D-Elyria). Funds for the Lorain...more

Sunflower Patch Revitalizes St. Louis Space For Environmental, Economic Benefit
Sunflower Patch Revitalizes St. Louis Space For Environmental, Economic Benefit

About 10,000 sunflowers have transformed a vacant city lot in St. Louis to provide environmental and economic benefits for the community. The patch of sunflower blooms is a part of the Sustainable...more

SRPMIC Indian Community Gives Props To Action Done By U.S. Senators John McCain, Jeff Flake
SRPMIC Indian Community Gives Props To Action Done By U.S. Senators John McCain, Jeff Flake

The Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community (SRPMIC) President, Diane Enos, has lauded the actions of Arizona Senators John McCain and Jeff Flake for backing up the federal legislation entitled...more

BofA Pumps Up Funds To Help Support Low-income Families, Attract Businesses To Areas In Need
BofA Pumps Up Funds To Help Support Low-income Families, Attract Businesses To Areas In Need

The Bank of America (BofA) Charitable Foundation has committed $3.75 million grant to the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC). The funds will help lift low-income families and drive...more

Boosting Civic Participation Among Youth in Anaheim
Boosting Civic Participation Among Youth in Anaheim

A summit planned by local community groups is a two-day training designed to foster civic engagement and participation among Anaheim's youth. The organizers of the summit to be held at the...more

Rockefeller Invests $100 Million For Stronger Cities
Rockefeller Invests $100 Million For Stronger Cities

The Rockefeller Foundation expressed enthusiasm in building up cities to be more stronger and resilient in times of looming disasters. The foundation has committed $100 million directly into city...more

What You Need To Know About An Unreformed Social Security System
What You Need To Know About An Unreformed Social Security System

Institute Fellow and Richard B. Fisher Chair at the Urban Institute, Eugene Steuerle, expresses his wish in addressing the troubling aspects of the Social Security System. He lists down what the...more

Ontario Employment Fund Helps Young People Get Jobs, Training and Measurable Work Skills
Ontario Employment Fund Helps Young People Get Jobs, Training and Measurable Work Skills

The Youth Employment Fund, located in Ontario, is helping local young people get sustainable jobs, receive training and earn some valuable work experience. The fund is helping employers provide...more

Virginia Governor Speaks About Job Creation, Economic Development At Danville
Virginia Governor Speaks About Job Creation, Economic Development At Danville

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe has recently visited Danville to discuss jobs and creating more economic activity on the Southside. The governor will also run a roundtable discussion on economic...more




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