Synopsis: Atlanta is the number one city for income inequality in America. In fact, if a person is born into poverty in Atlanta, there is just a 4% chance of escaping poverty in their lifetime. The panel of prominent community leaders will discuss the intrinsic link between racial and economic inequality in Atlanta, explore the…

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The Partnership for Southern Equity’s Just Opportunity and Just Growth issue areas would like to announce to our Equity Circles, partners, and civic village that we are releasing applications for our 2021 Democratizing Development Fund (DDF). As a part of the launch of our Democratizing Development Project, through funding from Surdna, WK Kellogg, and Kaiser Family Foundations, we are looking to…

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Thriving communities are often fabrics composed of various heritage communities, evolving development and the infrastructure to support them. Development pressure in Atlanta is threatening these heritage communities, affordable housing and the cultural character within them. Join Southface on May 1 to hear from some of Atlanta’s top commentators on ways to implement healthy development without…

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