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Inhabiting Change: Roles for Philanthropy and Reducing and Redressing Housing Segregation

by Katharine Elder; Susan Eaton

Aug 31, 2020

Racial segregation in housing is a root cause of inequalities in health, safety, education, employment, wealth and income that have long concerned US grantmakers. This brief provides the historical and policy context to inform funding for nonprofit organizations working to redress and reduce housing segregation. We outline several ways for funders to support work in this overlooked field.