Community Development Corporations (CDCs)

NADO 2019 Annual Training Conference

October 19th, 2019 to October 22nd, 2019
Reno, NV

National Association of Development Organization's 2019 Annual Training Conference, "Reimagining Regional Development: Building Capacity, Building Regions" Read more about NADO 2019 Annual Training Conference...

UnidosUS 2019 Annual Conference

August 3rd, 2019 to August 6th, 2019
San Diego, California

Formerly National Council of La Raza (NCLR)  Read more about UnidosUS 2019 Annual Conference...

Health Anchor Institutions investing to support community control of land and housing

Bich Ha Pham and Jarrid Green
Build Healthy Places Network

Many anchor institutions are also major landowners in their communities, and many are already engaged in housing programs such as employer-assisted housing. Anchor institutions can and should employ CLTs to maximize the impact of their long-term investments in housing for their workforce, and utilize and support CLTs to help build more inclusive communities around their institutions more generally. 

The Role of Healthcare Institutions in Building Community Wealth

David Zuckerman and Bich Ha Pham
The Wharton Health Care Quarterly

A growing number of forward-thinking healthcare anchor institutions have taken up an “Anchor Mission” to realign all institutional resources to fight long-standing inequities at their root by building community wealth.

What Anchor Institutions Can Do by Working Together

Justine Porter and Bich Ha Pham

Anchor collaboratives are stronger and can accomplish goals that once seemed out of reach by combining efforts and resources. However, forming an anchor collaboration isn’t automatic; it takes effort and time to get institutions to see their common interests and potential alignment. The article discusses some ways it can work.