Cities Reducing Poverty

What are different ways that social innovators can organize their community-wide efforts to reduce poverty? This book explores the strategies, activities, results and learning of six different ‘Trail Builder’ cities, partners in the ground-breaking Vibrant Communities initiative (2002-2011), one of North America’s first and largest collective impact efforts to reduce poverty. 

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In this podcast, Mark Cabaj speaks about Tamarack’s latest resource, Cities Reducing Poverty which profiles six Canadian cities as they worked collaboratively to reduce poverty as part of Vibrant Communities Canada. This work is distilled into a set of powerful lessons for any city eager to address the complex issue of poverty.