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A West Philadelphia Small Business Scales Up


Estimating Changes in the Supply of and Demand for Child Care in Philadelphia (Series)


A Mission to Serve Through Partnerships


Mortgage Lending in Philadelphia: Key Take-Aways from the 2021 Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Data Release


Rigby Housing


Philadelphia Home Appraisal Bias Task Force Report and Recommendations

News July 27, 2022

Philadelphia Home Appraisal Bias Task Force Issues Final Report and Recommendations

Today, Councilwoman and Majority Leader Cherelle L. Parker (9th District), along with Dr. Ira Goldstein, President of Policy Solutions at Reinvestment Fund, and all the members of the Philadelphia Home Appraisal Bias Task Force, issued its Final Report and Recommendations.


Supporting Locally Driven Community Development: The Pennsylvania Housing Affordability and Rehabilitation Enhancement Fund


Coming Together in Times of Crisis: Two Chefs Launch West Philly Bunnyhop to Fill a Critical Need


A Thriving West Philadelphia Childcare Business is a Case Study on Expanding High-Quality Care


Racial Bias in Home Appraisals


A New Home for a Long Standing Philadelphia Business Unlocks New Opportunities


Barriers to Homeownership


Understanding Infant and Toddler Care in Philadelphia: Capacity, Shortages, and Barriers


Philadelphia Youth Basketball


Mamie Nichols Townhomes

News January 27, 2022

Philadelphia Food Justice Initiative Announces New Grant Awards


Supporting Pennsylvania’s Homeowners


Community College of Philadelphia


People’s Emergency Center


New Market West


Scattered Housing – Shift Capital


Shoppes at Wissinoming


Navy Yard Community Solar Project


Brown’s Fresh Grocer at Monument


Centennial Village


Chester Charter School for the Arts


Bear Creek Wind Farm


Foreclosures in Pennsylvania




City Mission


Rethinking Housing Policy


Mount Vernon Manor


Stephen & Sandra Sheller 11th Street Family Health Services Center


Pennsylvania Fresh Food Financing Initiative


Paseo Verde


Market Value Analysis: Philadelphia


Mariposa Food Co-op


Pan American Academy Charter School

Impact Story November 4, 2021

60th Street Commercial Corridor


Grays Ferry Education and Wellness Center

Impact Story November 4, 2021

Alphabet City Cultural Center

Impact Story November 2, 2021

First Step Staffing


Estimating Changes in the Supply of and Demand for Child Care in Philadelphia (2021)

This report presents the results of descriptive and spatial analyses of the child care landscape in Philadelphia in 2021 as the economy was beginning to re-open. It details both short- and long-term changes in the supply of, demand for, and gaps in care; the year-to-year changes from 2020 to 2021, as well as shifts since the first analyses were conducted in 2014.


The Impact of COVID-19 on The Use of Child Care Works Subsidy in Philadelphia

This brief describes Child Care Works (CCW) usage across Philadelphia and the impact of COVID-19 on program participation.


SUPRA Office Solutions & EMSO Scientific Enterprises


Data-Driven Investments in Early Childhood Education are Making a Difference for Philadelphia Families, Small Businesses and Neighborhoods

Since 2014, Reinvestment Fund’s Fund for Quality (FFQ) and Early Childhood Education Loan Fund (ECE-LF) have been making investments to support the expansion of high-quality Early Childhood Education (ECE) opportunities throughout Philadelphia. From 2014 to 2019, the FFQ and ECE-LF have supported 51 projects at 46 unique centers, which have created or preserved 3,246 ECE high-quality seats across the city. These seats serve a diverse population of high-need families across the city.


Getting Back to Care: Findings from a Philadelphia Survey on Restarting Early Childhood Education

Reinvestment Fund and its partners – the City of Philadelphia Office of Children and Families, Public Health Management Corporation and United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey – surveyed parents who have used or intend to use childcare in Philadelphia.