Purpose Built Communities was founded in 2009 with the mission of replicating the success of a place-based community transformation effort that began in the mid-1990s in the East Lake neighborhood… Continue →
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Foundation making $6 million investment to advance important health equity work of the Purpose Built Communities Network At the 10th Annual Conference of Purpose Built Communities, the Robert Wood Johnson… Continue →
A community of partners came together to break ground for the KIPP Woodson Park Academy, a, YMCA Early Learning Center and a school-based health clinic. This historic, $51 million investment… Continue →
Each and every neighborhood facing down intergenerational poverty has different and unique circumstances, and that means that any revitalization efforts need to be tailored to those on-the-ground realities. While the… Continue →
To effectively address intergenerational poverty, it’s essential to take a more holistic approach than just looking at education, housing, or community wellness on their own. Watch video to learn more.