Promising Practices

Upward Mobility

LOS ANGELES REGION: In 2015 the LAEDC issued a report on the progress made from 2010 to 2014 on LA County’s first ever consensus built Strategic Plan for Economic ... more

Housing

MONTEREY BAY REGION: Creating More Affordable Housing: The Monterey Bay Housing Trust (MBHT) is a revolving loan fund financed by the Monterey Bay Economic Partne... more

Upward Mobility

REDWOOD COAST: The Equity Alliance is an emerging initiative focused on understanding and improve the racial and social equity through education dialogue and ... more

Upward Mobility

VENTURA REGION: Regional investments in high-quality preschool programs can result in long-term economic and workforce gains. But the widening gap between disadva... more

Upward Mobility

SONOMA REGION: Since 2007, Sonoma County, California’s Upstream Investments initiative aims to promote and increase local investments in proven programs and ... more

Upward Mobility

REDWOOD COAST: In July of 2016, the Hoopa Valley Tribal Council made the difficult decision to evict its grocery store tenant of 43 years in the interest of public ... more

Innovative Models for Change

SACRAMENTO REGION: Valley Vision is a regional leadership organization aiming to improve people’s lives by providing independent, unbiased, trusted research ... more

Workforce Talent Development

INLAND EMPIRE: The Inland Empire is a region of Southern California comprised of San Bernardino and Riverside counties. The Inland Empire Economic Partnership ... more

Innovative Models for Change

SONOMA REGION: The Sonoma County Economic Development Board (EDB) provides assistance services directed towards encouraging the startup, retention and expansion of ... more

Workforce Talent Development

SAN LUIS OBISPO REGION: The Economic Vitality Corporation (EVC) was established in 1994 to provide economic development services and business resources throughout ... more