Giving Compass' Take:
- Lisa Hamiltons interviews Ben Hecht, the president and CEO of Living Cities, about how local governments can drive innovation and reduce inequity.
- How can donors support local government's efforts towards transformative community engagement? What partnerships can help you advance this work?
- Read about using a racial equity lens to enhance cities.
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In this episode of CaseyCast, Annie E. Casey Foundation President and CEO Lisa Hamilton interviews impact investor Ben Hecht, who has served as the president and CEO of Living Cities since 2007.
Living Cities — a collaborative that spans 18 philanthropy and financial institutions, including the Casey Foundation — harnesses the collective power of these partners to help improve the lives of low-income people and the cities they call home.
Read the full article about Ben Hecht on equity, innovation and opportunity by Lisa Hamilton at The Annie E. Casey Foundation.