Leveraging Data

Facts Matter community data portal wins first place

The Facts Matter Greater Cincinnati Data Portal, a product of a local collaborative effort, recently won an award for “Best Web-Based GIS App” during the 2012 ESRI International Users Conference in San Diego, CA.  Facts Matter provides the public with data about population demographics, the status of children and youth, education, health, economics and social relations in the Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky region. Other Facts Matter partners include United Way of Greater Cincinnati, The Health Foundation of Greater Cincinnati, The Carol Ann and Ralph V. Haile, Jr./U.S. [...] more about Facts Matter community data portal wins first place

How three cities are solving big problems

(From Crosscut.com)

The great work taking place in Cininnati, Covington and Newport was highlighted in this Crosscut.com article,  "How three cities are solving big problems."  This quote from Strive President Jeff Edmondson speaks to the value of leveraging data effectively to improve outcomes for kids: [...] more about How three cities are solving big problems