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11-12-20

President-elect Biden’s Community Development Agenda

Howard Wial, Senior Vice President and Director of Research, ICIC

By Howard Wial, Senior Vice President and Director of Research, Initiative for a Competitive Inner City, November 2020 The development of under-resourced communities and communities of color is a moral and economic imperative.  It is a moral imperative because systemic racism and concentrated poverty impede the ability of community members to ... Read More




09-30-20

WATCH Stories of Resilience: Jamaica Mi Hungry

ICIC

This story is the third in a series of Stories of Resilience that demonstrate the generosity, creativity and community-building spirit that countless ICIC alumni have shown during the COVID-19 pandemic. Jamaica Mi Hungry is an extremely popular food truck and restaurant business based in Boston, MA. The restaurant is owned by chef ... Read More


09-02-20

WATCH Stories of Resilience: Saigon Sisters & Demera

ICIC

This story is the second in a series of Stories of Resilience that demonstrate the generosity, creativity and community-building spirit that countless ICIC alumni have shown during the COVID-19 pandemic. Mary Aregoni and Tigist Ruda are both graduates of Goldman Sach’s 10,000 Small Businesses Mary’s restaurant Saigon Sisters features food from her country of origin, ... Read More



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