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Coleman Greene, a Durham entrepreneur and creator of Sqord, has collaborated with Premera Blue Cross to keep kids active by using social media.
The Sqord is a funny word that children made up,...more
Over $1 million in federal budget is going to Clark County to address problems of homelessness. Ten nonprofits for housing grant winners are going to receive their share of the federal funds.
According to a new economic data reported by NAFSA: Association of International Educators, over 700,000 international students throughout the country supported close to 300,000 jobs and contributed...more
Member of an economic development committee are planning to set up an event geared to bring entrepreneurs and investors to Craig as part of the community's economy-boosting efforts.
In a project called Made In The Future, innovation and design consultancy Ideo examined the ways how technology will change in the next decade.
The interesting concepts, based on research by Ideo...more
The Synergy Project is a group that moved into Allentown after years of serving the youth in Bucks County. Their work takes them to dangerous areas where kids camp.
The group, where federal grants...more
About 600 community development professionals are expected to convene at the Novogradac New Markets Tax Credit Conference in New Orleans to deliberate on tax reform strategies.
The strategies will...more
Volunteers are needed for the Special Olympics Michigan state basketball finals, which will take place this weekend.
Special Olympics spokesman Aaron Mills told WOOD Radio that they need...more
A 2009-2011 statistical analysis finds that the percentage of US households that used high-cost nonbank credit has increased.
Nonbank credit includes payday, pawnshop, rent-to-own and...more
According to Urban Institute's latest release, there is an improved attention on U.S. gun violence outcomes.
The released report provides an in-depth information on the prevalence and cost of...more