Promising Practices

Upward Mobility

MONTEREY BAY REGION: The Monterey Bay Housing Trust (MBHT) is a revolving loan fund financed by the Monterey Bay Economic Partnership and Housing Trust Silicon ... 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

Innovative Models for Change

LOS ANGELES REGION: Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation (LAEDC) is the Southern California region’s premier economic development organization, ... more