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Today systemic inequities are holding communities back.

 

Place-based initiatives offer a path to better outcomes for people, children, and families – bringing together public, private, and nonprofit organizations with community members to address systemic challenges and break down barriers to opportunity.

What are place-based initiatives? 

Place-based initiatives bring together diverse community stakeholders to work across systems like education, health, and economic development to find new ways to spur opportunity and increase equity.

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How do place-based initiatives work?  

Although place-based initiatives should reflect the unique community they serve, there are six Collective Capacities that support initiatives in achieving broad-based, population-level change. 

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How can PopChange support your community? 

At PopChange, we partner with leaders and organizations across the country to support place-based initiatives and accelerate positive outcomes for communities disproportionately impacted by systemic inequities.

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OUR MISSION

At PopChange, we accelerate positive outcomes for communities disproportionately impacted by systemic inequities. To do this, we create a practice space for place-based population change initiatives to strengthen their capacity, networks and the field. By participating in this space, community-led initiatives are able to move faster together to solve their most pressing challenges at scale.

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