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Seeing 20/20: How Indiana Makes Clear Investments ...

If you only had $30 to spend at a grocery store, what would you buy to get the most out of your limited resources? Maybe you’d buy some protein, some ...

Seeing 20/20: How Indiana Makes Clear Investments into Affordable Housing

Seeing 20/20: How Indiana Makes Clear Investments ...

If you only had $30 to spend at a grocery store, what would you buy to get the most out of your limited resources? Maybe you’d buy some protein, some rice, a ha...

Hope at the Center: A Changemaker Profile

At mySidewalk, we have the honor of supporting changemakers all over the country. In this article, we highlight a team who continues to inspire us — The Florida...

The Places that Shape Us: a Changemaker Profile

At mySidewalk, we have the honor of supporting changemakers all over the country. In this article, we highlight one of those unique champions who inspire us: Ni...

Evolving With Our Customers: The New CHA Solution

Four years ago, the team at mySidewalk faced a new challenge: how to make Community Health Assessments (CHAs) sing. We didn’t literally want them to sing (we do...

How CRAIG 1300™ Can Help Your Organization Win Fed...

In a dream world, if money were no object, how would you improve your community? 

Generating Affordable Housing Insights for the Sta...

The Ask When the Nebraska Investment Finance Authority (NIFA) approached our team, they were at a crossroads. Data tables living on the website were freely avai...

The Perfect Fit: HUD Low-Mod Data in mySidewalk

In July, mySidewalk added HUD Low- and Moderate-Income data to our platform. This data is a critical component of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) appli...

Home is Where the Heart Is

Take a drive through pockets of any city, and you will see them. You may avert your eyes because you know what they mean. You may mistakenly attribute it to a m...

GoDaddy's Venture Forward Collaborates with mySide...

We're excited to announce a new partnership with GoDaddy Venture Forward! Through this work, mySidewalk subscribers can generate customized reports that tell th...

Three CRAIG 1300™ Data Indicators to Help Reduce R...

Whether you're a city official or a public safety leader, your community is bound to have risks. In fact, most communities contain multiple dangers or hazards t...

How to Leverage Community Data for COVID-19 Respon...

Each month, mySidewalk hosts a webinar in partnership with the National League of Cities. In April, we focused on how Public Health departments can leverage com...

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Taking Creativity Home After an Event

Years ago, I’d hit a wall in the work I was doing with fire data. I wanted to create new applications, visualizations, and educational materials around fire saf...

The People Behind the Data

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The Loneliness Epidemic in America

The COVID-19 pandemic is a collective trauma on a global scale. In a matter of weeks, our lives were upended. We bunkered down in our homes, many of us expectin...

3 Ingredients You Need in a Successful Community H...

Community Health Assessments (often fondly referred to as CHAs) have a reputation as dense, dry, and overwhelming. On my first day as Deputy Director of the Kan...

Brighter Days Ahead: Celebrating Public Health

The Vikings were master boat makers — their boats were able to withstand the seas because the wood they chose was flexible. When the winds shifted, and the outl...

Putting the "Community' Back into the CHNA

Fund Health Equity and Target Grants by Visualizin...

Voices for Healthy Kids®, an initiative of the American Heart Association, works with mySidewalk to leverage community data in its grantmaking process. Voices f...

Paving the way for new investment with The Infrast...

Infrastructure week is finally here. How will it change transportation planning? Last month, President Biden signed the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act i...

Better data means bigger wins: Wauconda Fire Distr...

Setting yourself apart from every other grant applicant is getting more and more difficult. Especially in the fire service industry. While data and hard numbers...

CRAIG 1300™: User Stories Inspire Teams Nationwide...

CRAIG 1300™ has been a long time coming for both the industry and our partnership with NFPA. After nearly three years of research and development and pilot test...

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