Search Results

Showing results 1 to 10 of approximately 89.

(refine search)
SORT BY: PREVIOUS / NEXT
Bank:Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis  Series:Bridges 

Journal Article
Creative Innovation Zone

Read how the Smoketown neighborhood of Louisville, Ky., is using artists as civic innovators to support a sustainable future.
Bridges , Issue Winter

Journal Article
Creating Opportunity Pathways for Asset Development: The Role of Participatory Problem Solving in the Mississippi Delta

Learn about the New Pathways to Health Initiative, a collaborative venture in the Mississippi Delta for young people interested in pursuing health care careers.
Bridges , Issue Summer

Journal Article
Thrivers and Strugglers: A Growing Economic Divide

Ray Boshara, director of the Center for Household Financial Stability at the St. Louis Fed, discusses research from the center suggesting that age/birth year, education and race/ethnicity increasingly matter for building wealth and financial security.
Bridges , Issue Winter

Journal Article
Cross-Currents: Powering Creative Readiness

Janet Kagan discusses how neglected neighborhoods and underserved rural towns can use creative thinkers to help keep communities alive by trusting nonlinear thinking and tolerating risk. Art-Force is a model for this type of economic revitalization.
Bridges , Issue Fall

Journal Article
From Dr. King to the Community Reinvestment Act: How His Dream Marches On

In Martin Luther King's speech titled ?I?ve Been to the Mountaintop,? he stressed the importance of intentional social action on behalf of the economically disenfranchised and closed his speech by imploring the audience to continue fighting, even after he passed away.
Bridges , Issue Spring

Journal Article
An Economy of Neighborliness in the Missouri Ozarks

What is an equitable economy? How do you engage the underserved in the process of sustaining localized economies, especially in isolated spaces? How can underrepresented communities be the writers of their own collective and individual futures? These were some of the questions I set out to answer when I began organizing artists and food producers in Oregon County, Mo., in 2011.
Bridges , Issue Spring

Journal Article
Bioscience as a Foundation for Transforming St. Louis

The St. Louis community has made significant strides in establishing the infrastructure to commercialize bioscience innovation and capture the economic benefit. The long-term vision of BioSTL, a nonprofit organization, is to transform St. Louis, but not just in the biosciences.
Bridges , Issue Spring

Journal Article
How the Shrinking of the Labor Force Might Impact Your Community

Bridges , Issue Fall

Journal Article
Entrepreneurship and Re-entry: Aspire Entrepreneurship Initiative

This training program aimed at formerly incarcerated individuals focuses on getting participants business-ready quickly so they can launch and innovate as they go.
Bridges , Issue Spring

Journal Article
Building Creative Communities

Colquitt, Ga., has used cultural tourism to bring itself and its autobiographical play, ?Swamp Gravy,? to life, becoming a national and international model of rural and economic development.
Bridges , Issue Spring

FILTER BY year

FILTER BY Bank

FILTER BY Series

FILTER BY Content Type

FILTER BY Author

Boshara, Ray 6 items

Eggleston, Michael 5 items

Yarwood, Douglas 4 items

Bobo, Caleb 3 items

Marra, Jeanne C. 3 items

Pack, Andrew A. 3 items

show more (79)

PREVIOUS / NEXT