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Jun 22, 2017, 09:00 ET City Accelerator Expands To Five More U.S. Cities With A Focus On Strengthening Local Procurement Practices To Promote Economic Opportunity

The Citi Foundation and Living Cities today announced the expansion of the City Accelerator program to five additional U.S. cities –...


Feb 15, 2017, 09:00 ET Living Cities Catalyst Impact Funds Selected for Annual ImpactAssets 50 Showcase

The Living Cities Catalyst Impact Funds have been selected for the 2016 ImpactAssets 50 (IA 50), a free online resource for investors and financial...


Sep 22, 2016, 09:00 ET Living Cities Unveils 25 Disruptive Leaders List

In celebration of its upcoming 25th Anniversary, Living Cities today announced its list of 25 Disruptive Leaders working to improve economic...


Aug 11, 2016, 09:00 ET Living Cities Names Rip Rapson as New Board Chair

Living Cities has announced that Rip Rapson, President & CEO of The Kresge Foundation, has been named the Chair of its Board of Directors...


Mar 17, 2016, 09:00 ET Citi Foundation and Living Cities Expand City Accelerator Program to Tackle Infrastructure Priorities in Low-Income Communities

 The Citi Foundation and Living Cities today announced the expansion of the $3 million City Accelerator program to help speed the adoption of...


Oct 29, 2015, 12:13 ET Living Cities And Third Sector Capital Partners Introduce Pay for Success Construction Loan

Living Cities, with Third Sector Capital Partners, Inc., announced a first-of-its-kind loan product, the Pay for Success (PFS) Construction Loan....


Oct 21, 2015, 13:51 ET Living Cities Catalyst Fund Selected for the ImpactAssets 50

 The Living Cities Catalyst Fund has been selected for the ImpactAssets 50 2015 (IA 50), a free, publically available online resource for...


Oct 20, 2015, 09:00 ET Four U.S. Cities Awarded Funds To Revitalize Urban Communities

 Living Cities, a philanthropic collaborative of 22 of the world's largest foundations and financial institutions, today announced that...


Jan 12, 2015, 12:47 ET New Implementation Guide for Local Government Innovation Released Today

Living Cities, with support from the Citi Foundation, today released a toolkit to help local governments adopt cutting-edge approaches to...


Oct 02, 2014, 12:00 ET StriveTogether and Living Cities Launch Collective Impact Initiative to Drive Collaboration around Employment Outcomes in U.S. cities

 StriveTogether and Living Cities today announced the launch of Prepare Learning Circle, a collective impact initiative aimed at driving...


May 21, 2014, 08:00 ET Former Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak Joins Living Cities as Senior Advisor

 Living Cities today announced that municipal leader and former three-term Mayor of Minneapolis R.T. Rybak has joined its Public Sector...


May 07, 2014, 08:00 ET Living Cities Expands Collective Impact Initiative Aimed at Revitalizing U.S. Cities

 Living Cities today announced the expansion of its signature effort, The Integration Initiative (TII), which supports civic leaders in cities...


Sep 25, 2009, 15:29 ET Green For All and Living Cities Announce Creation of 'Energy Efficiency Opportunity Fund' During Clinton Global Initiative

Today, at the closing session of Clinton Global Initiative's Annual Meeting, Living Cities and Green For All unveiled the Energy Efficiency...


Jul 10, 2008, 01:00 ET Living Cities Funds Strategic and Innovative Approach to Foreclosure Crisis in Detroit

DETROIT, July 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Foreclosures, like the subprime lending that precipitated them, have been heavily concentrated in...


Jul 10, 2008, 01:00 ET Living Cities Funds Innovative Approach by Local Non-Profit to Foreclosure Fallout

DALLAS, July 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Foreclosures, like the subprime lending that precipitated them, have been heavily concentrated in...


Jul 10, 2008, 01:00 ET Living Cities Bolsters Rhode Island Neighborhood Survival Efforts

PROVIDENCE, R.I., July 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Foreclosures, like the subprime lending that precipitated them, have been heavily...


Jun 25, 2008, 01:00 ET Living Cities Helps DC Nonprofit Turn Foreclosure Crisis Into Affordable Housing Opportunity

WASHINGTON, June 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Foreclosures, like the subprime lending that precipitated them, have been heavily concentrated in...


Jun 24, 2008, 01:00 ET Living Cities Funds Innovative Approach to Help Working Class New Yorkers Face Foreclosure Crisis

NEW YORK, June 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Foreclosures, like the subprime lending that precipitated them, have been heavily concentrated in...


Jun 24, 2008, 01:00 ET Living Cities Funds Innovative Approach to Twin Cities Foreclosure Crisis

MINNEAPOLIS and ST. PAUL, Minn., June 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Foreclosures, like the subprime lending that precipitated them, have been...


Jun 24, 2008, 01:00 ET Living Cities Bolsters Cleveland Neighborhood Survival Efforts

CLEVELAND, June 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Foreclosures, like the subprime lending that precipitated them, have been heavily concentrated in...


Jun 18, 2008, 01:00 ET Living Cities Announces Grants to Support Innovative Local Models for Addressing National Foreclosure Crisis

WASHINGTON, June 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Foreclosures, like the subprime lending that precipitated them, have been heavily concentrated in...


Aug 05, 2002, 01:00 ET Unique Public-Private Partnership Commits A Half-Billion Dollars Over Next Decade to Spark Inner-City Revitalization

NEW YORK, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Living Cities, a partnership of leading foundations, financial institutions and the federal government, today...