Jonathan Fanton, president of the MacArthur Foundation, discusses the Preservation Compact, a city-wide effort to stem the loss of affordable rental housing in the Chicago area.
Representative GrantsBoston, Massachusetts2016
$300,000 to support the Health Starts at Home initiative, which aims to bring together housing and health-care organizations to support new interventions that stabilize families in homes and improve children’s health outcomes.
Representative GrantsBoston, Massachusetts2015
$200,000 To support a community of practice to strengthen programs that help residents of assisted housing increase earnings and build assets (over three years).
Representative GrantsSan Francisco, California2015
$750,000 In support of the Convergence Partnership and efforts to build healthy people and healthy places (over three years).
Representative GrantsWashington, District of Columbia2016
$200,000 in support of a systems alignment initiative between public and nonprofit housing owners and education providers aimed at improving children's educational outcomes.
Representative GrantsNew York, New York2015
$750,000 to support a community of practice to develop a toolkit for effective and comprehensive local housing policy and strategies
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