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Mar 01, 2018, 09:00 ET Living Cities Catalyst Funds Selected For ImpactAssets 50

Living Cities Catalyst Funds have been selected for the 2017-2018 ImpactAssets 50 (IA 50), a free online resource for investors and financial...


Feb 15, 2017, 08:00 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 outcomes ...


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 for a...


May 25, 2016, 10:30 ET Living Cities Launches New Multi-City Initiative To Improve Racial Equity

Living Cities today launched Racial Equity Here, an initiative that will support five U.S. cities committed to improving racial equity and advancing...


Mar 30, 2016, 09:00 ET Living Cities Launches New $31 Million Blended Catalyst Fund For Social Impact Investment In US Cities

Living Cities today launched the Blended Catalyst Fund, a $31 million impact investing debt fund that will test innovative approaches to solving...


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 leading...


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. The ...


Oct 21, 2015, 01:51 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 impact...


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 Albuquerque,...


Apr 27, 2015, 09:00 ET Living Cities and Bloomberg Philanthropies Partner to Accelerate Civic Innovation

Living Cities today announced a new partnership with Bloomberg Philanthropies for its Innovation Teams (i-teams) program. Living Cities will lead...


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 innovation...


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 collaboration ...


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 Innovation...


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 coming...