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Community Development

Healthy Communities Initiative Tool (2017)

Created by PHI's Build Healthy Places Network, the Healthy Communities Initiative Tool is a new centralized source that catalogues the cross-se...

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Connecting the Capital (Web Forum Series) (2016)

Financial capital is a critical component of creating healthier, equitable communities, in California. At a time when public and philanthropic reso...

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Summarizing the Landscape of Healthy Communities: A Review of Demonstration Programs Working Towards Health Equity (2016)

Produced by a collaboration between PHI's Build Healthy Places Network and the Colorado Health Foundation, this report explores existing effort...

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A Path Forward: Sustainable Financing for Asthma Education and Home Environmental Trigger Remediation in California (2015)

With rising asthma prevalence and numerous changes in the health care system, California faces a unique opportunity to be at the forefront of a nat...

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Community Close-Ups (2015)

Frequently, the neighborhoods where many residents grappling with poor health are the very same places where many people are living in poverty. And...

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Jargon Buster: Community Development and Public Health (2015)

The Jargon Buster, a new tool from PHI's Build Healthy Places Network, aims to demystify common industry jargon—and in doing so, bri...

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Making the Case for Linking Community Development and Health (2015)

A resource for those working to improve low-income communities and the lives of the people living in them For years, community development...

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MeasureUp (2015)

Looking for help measuring and communicating the impact of your work in local communities? Explore MeasureUp, a new, curated portal from ...

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California’s Central Valley: Addressing Disparity in a Region of Abundance—Creating Healthy Communities through Community Leadership Development (2014)

PHI is proud to contribute to the National Civic Review's two-part editorial project honoring the 25th anniversary of the Healthy Communit...

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People, Places, Partnerships at the Heart of Success in California’s Building a Movement of Movements (2014)

PHI is proud to contribute to the National Civic Review's two-part editorial project honoring the 25th anniversary of the Healthy Communit...

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Healthy Corner Stores in Sonoma County: Healthy Food, Strong Partnerships, Good Policy (2013)

Poor food access is a major contributor to health disparities, high rates of disease and other health problems in low income communities. Transform...

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A Vision to Transform Health and Social Equity in California and the U.S. (2010)

As a pioneer in creating healthy communities for more than a decade, Partnership for the Public’s Health (PPH) sees the opportunity to build ...

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New Partnerships for Healthier Neighborhoods: Bringing Public Health and Redevelopment Together (2010)

The built environment—the physical structures that make up the areas where we live, work, and play—has a profound effect on our health....

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California Healthy Cities and Communities - A Legacy of Accomplishments (2009)

This publication gives a brief history of the Center for Civic Partnerships and the California Healthy Cities and Communities (CHCC) program, and h...

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Empowering the Community at Risk: The Partnership of PT Tupperware Indonesia and HOPE Worldwide (2009)

Since 2007 Tupperware and HOPE worldwide have partnered to empower a community in one of the poorest sub-districts of North Jakarta to improve and ...

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