Critical Value #73 How Community Development Can Promote Equity
Justin Milner, Laudan Y. Aron
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Equitable community engagement and development can seed systems change that supports long-term health and well-being within communities. Host Justin Milner talks with Urban Institute researcher Laudy Aron; Maggie Super Church, vice president for healthy and resilient communities at the Conservation Law Foundation; Vedette Gavin, senior research consultant at the Conservation Law Foundation; and Robyn Gibson, resident researcher and site coordinator for the Healthy Neighborhoods Study, about what equitable community engagement and development looks like in practice. his episode was produced with support from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, which also helped support the Healthy Neighborhood Equity Fund.

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Research Areas Nonprofits and philanthropy Race and equity Neighborhoods, cities, and metros
Tags Foundations and philanthropy Community engagement
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