Data-Driven

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

Community Indicators Consortium announces The Strive Partnership as Impact Award Winner

The Strive Partnership has been announced a winner of the Community Indicators Consortium (CIC) Impact Award for, “demonstrating the power of indicators to drive positive community change.” It’s CIC’s mission to seek bridges that span the gap between community indicators use and performance measurement, providing ways for community groups and governments to coordinate efforts and jointly enhance knowledge about the use of indicators to leverage positive change.  [...] more about Community Indicators Consortium announces The Strive Partnership as Impact Award Winner

Bold Goals applies business best practices to United Way's community efforts

By implementing business best practices, such as measuring progress and results to better inform future decisions, the United Way of Greater Cincinnati's annual fundraising campaign has multiplied its backers nearly ten-fold, from 20 organizations to over 185.  [...] more about Bold Goals applies business best practices to United Way's community efforts

A Letter to the Community

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There is one word that comes to mind as we think about this past year: courage. It takes courage to take on big ideas, stand up in the face of inequity, and implement new and daunting intiatives. We know that courageous acts suh as these can dramatically transform outcomes for children in our community. [...] more about A Letter to the Community