2013 • 1 year • Community & Economic Development
The Aspen Institute is a Washington, D.C.-based nonpartisan educational and policy studies organization that works to build leadership, encourage dialogue, and generate knowledge about issues of critical concern to society. Aspen’s Roundtable on Community Change will use this grant to complete a project that will: identify management challenges in comprehensive community development initiatives around the country, including the New Communities Program in Chicago, document the strategies exemplary leaders use to overcome them; and create a reference reader and set of issue briefs or case studies designed as training materials for future managers of community development initiatives.
2011 • 2 years • Community & Economic Development
In support of the Aspen Roundtable on Community Change (over two years).
2002 • 11 months • Community & Economic Development
To support the Roundtable on Comprehensive Community Initiatives.
2001 • 1 year • Community & Economic Development
To support a research competition to develop and test new measures of social capital and other community-building concepts.
2001 • 2 years • Community & Economic Development
In support of general operations (over two years).
1998 • 2 years • What We're Exploring: Cities, Information, and Governance
To support initiatives and a project on evaluation (over two years).