Experiences and Perspectives of Young Workers
April 25, 2017
Young workers in the U.S. experience higher rates of unemployment than the population as a whole. Nonetheless, they are generally optimistic about their job prospects, according to the Federal Reserve Board's new report, “Experiences and Perspectives of Young Workers.” The report, which presents data collected through a 2015 survey, provides a snapshot of the educational attainment, employment experience, job market outlook and financial self-sufficiency of 18- to 30-year-olds. Join us for this one-hour Connecting Communities® webinar to learn more findings from this new Federal Reserve report. Register now...
Preserving Affordable Rural Rental Housing: New Tools and Promising Practices
May 4, 2017
Please join us for this free Connecting Communities webinar, which will explore strategies that are being used to try to preserve these properties. We will focus on recently released data and tools that can help community organizations and their partners better understand the current landscape of affordable rural rental housing. Read more...
2017 Housing Forum
May 11-12, 2017
The Commonwealth Housing Forum is a must-attend event for those involved in shaping the future of Pennsylvania's housing stock for both single-family homes and multifamily rental apartments. The Forum attracts leaders from the state's housing industry representing single-family homeownership and multifamily rental interests. More than 700 influential decision makers are expected to attend, including developers, builders, lenders, maintenance and management agents, preservationists, real estate professionals, attorneys, consultants, government officials and housing services providers. Read more...
People and Places 2017
May 30-June 2, 2017
People & Places 2017 lifts local solutions to a national stage. Learn what's working to revitalize places and advance racial equity in communities across the country. Get the story behind 2016 ballot measures that resulted in billions of dollars for affordable homes and vibrant places. This dynamic peer-learning event features 35 sessions with more than 100 speakers. Read more...
What Matters: Investing in Results to Build Strong, Vibrant Communities
June 5, 2017
New York, NY
Join the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and Nonprofit Finance Fund for the launch of the new book, What Matters: Investing in Results to Build Strong, Vibrant Communities. This event kicks off a national dialogue on how we can all work together toward lasting outcomes. Read more...
2017 Policy Summit on Housing, Human Capital, and Inequality
June 22-23, 2017
Hosted by the Federal Reserve Banks of Cleveland, Philadelphia, and Minneapolis, this year's summit will highlight the latest research and practitioner innovations in community and economic development in urban and rural regions. Cleveland Fed President and Chief Executive Officer Loretta J. Mester will deliver the closing keynote speech. Register now...
Investing in America's Workforce
October 4-6, 2017
The "Investing in America's Workforce" initiative and conference aims to connect businesses, government, nonprofit and philanthropic organizations to rethink policy and investments, attract new resources and improve economic mobility for workers. Read more...