Moving in the Spirit (MITS) is an award-winning creative youth development program that uses dance to teach young people the social, emotional and cognitive skills they need to thrive. MITS targets youth ages 3-18 living in low-income households throughout metro Atlanta. Reinvestment Fund financing is helping MITS construct a new community theater and dance facility that will enable it to significantly expand its programming.Read Story
Reinvestment Fund announced three initiatives in memory of its founding Executive Director, Jeremy Nowak. Jeremy led Reinvestment Fund for 26 years, establishing a powerful vision for strong, equitable communities. The initiatives honor key aspects of Jeremy’s life work.
“We at Reinvestment Fund were fortunate to have witnessed and learned from Jeremy’s genius for so many years,” Don Hinkle-Brown, President and CEO of Reinvestment Fund. “In designing these initiatives, we want to memorialize his legacy and encourage work that advances his life’s pursuits.”Read More
Evictions in Philadelphia: A Data & Policy Update, provides an update to the analysis we presented in 2017 along with new analyses of the court process and tenant outcomes. We conclude with a preview of additional policy-relevant research pursuits that are underway.