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New Toolkit Designed to Help Communities Use and Share Data Responsibly

When communities use data effectively, there is a better understanding of the overall health of citizens, the challenges facing the community, and clearer opportunities for future success. Read more

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Why the New Overtime Proposal is a Win for Working Women

For years, millions of workers have clocked in more and more hours without ever seeing an extra cent in their paycheck. Read more

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A Closer Look at Income and Race Concentration in Public Schools

In 2013, for the first time, over half of public school students were low-income—and this poverty growth spurt shows little sign of abating. Read more

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I Love Community Commons Video Contest

Tell us what you love about Community Commons and you could win some great prizes! Read more

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Here’s What You Can Do on Community Commons

We’re glad you’re here and excited to show you the great tools you can use on Community Commons to help with your work. Read more

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