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Nearly 1 in 6 properties across the city faced tax foreclosure last year. Land trusts are one way to keep buildings—whether housing or businesses—permanently affordable.
Abigail Savitch-Lew | Dec 24, 2016
Last year, New York City began turning schools in poor neighborhoods into community schools—combining rigorous instruction and extracurricular enrichment with a broad social support system.
Abigail Savitch-Lew | Jan 25, 2016
After Judith Daluz escaped from an abusive employer and reunited with her children, she struggled to make ends meet. So she started a cleaning business with other Filipinas—where she’s her own boss.
Abigail Savitch-Lew | Dec 23, 2015
They're a lifeline to business owners. So why do these credit unions have trouble growing?
Abigail Savitch-Lew | Oct 2, 2015