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The Anchor Dashboard: Aligning Institutional Practice to Meet Low-Income Community Needs

This study seeks to introduce a framework that can assist anchor institutions in understanding their impact on the community and, in particular, their impact on the welfare of low-income children and families in those communities.

 

Publication date: 2016-07-31
Parent publication: The Democracy Collaborative
Publication URL: http://democracycollaborative.org/content/anchor-dashboard-aligning-institutional-practice-meet-low-income-community-needs

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