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
GoATL Fund (GoATL), an impact investment fund launched by the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta, announced $1.5 million in two investments to Reinvestment Fund. The first investment, $1 million, will expand Reinvestment Fund existing GoATL investment supporting a diverse portfolio of impactful projects throughout metro Atlanta. The second investment of $500,000 will target support to early childhood education (ECE) projects across the region.
GoATL’s investment will help Reinvestment Fund expand its lending to support social outcomes in education, job creation and housing.Read More
A newly released study by Reinvestment Fund details the volume and geographic distribution of eviction filings in the city of Philadelphia. The study updates our 2017 Evictions in Philadelphia research brief.