Sparking Economic Opportunity in Disinvested Places

Location: Salon VI
Date: Wed, May 31
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM

A mission-driven lender in Detroit is revitalizing the once-blighted Woodward Corridor with small businesses that nourish community. A neighborhood business association in St. Louis is engaging long-term residents as it revitalizes a historic commercial corridor, And, a community development association in Washington, DC is bringing jobs and incomes in the city's poorest wards by connecting hospitals and universities with local businesses. Learn about the successes and challenges of these strategies to revitalize what the traditional market has left behind.

Community Economies: Sponsored by BBVA Compass

Slides - Ron Kelly