What We Talk About When We Talk About Middle Neighborhoods

April 2, 2019

By Nelson Beckford, The Cleveland Foundation

Picture this: a rectangular table with 30 leaders from Cleveland’s community development field. We were there to discuss the concept of “middle neighborhoods” and to provide a recap of the Middle Neighborhood working group meeting in Cleveland for those who weren’t able to join. I didn’t know what to expect. Will the group take offense to the term “middle neighborhood”? Read more

Reflections on the ‘Building Advocacy for Middle Neighborhoods’ meeting in Cleveland

March 25, 2019

By Paul Brophy, Brophy & Reilly LLC

On November 13-14, 2018 approximately 200 people concerned about middle neighborhoods in America met in Cleveland to advance practice, research and policy priorities for middle neighborhoods. This high-level summary of the meeting seeks to provide a taste of the discussion and outcomes to those who could not attend. Read more

New Grant to Support Middle Neighborhoods Community of Practice

March 25, 2019

We are pleased to announce that the Joseph & Harvey Meyerhoff Family Charitable Funds, based in Baltimore, is providing a grant to support the nationwide Community of Practice. Read more