Data In Action

Sharing stories about how equity data is catalyzing community action and policy change, and providing tips and tools on how to use data to build an equitable economy. Please tell us your story about using data for social change. Reach us using the Contact form above.

National Equity Atlas Update

National Equity Atlas Update

24 Jul 2017 | Rosamaria Carrillo

Dear Atlas Users,

We hope you are enjoying the end of summer! We had a busy month with the release of five new equity profiles, a national convening on how to design equity data tools for community action, and the release of the All-In Cities Policy Toolkit.

New Equity Profiles | Read more >

National Equity Atlas Update

National Equity Atlas Update

27 Jun 2017 | Rosamaria Carrillo

June 27, 2017

Dear Atlas User,

Summer is here, and the demand for data to drive community action for health equity and inclusive growth continues to grow! We are busy preparing for two important events: the release of five new equity profiles for smaller communities and a national | Read more >

Chart of the Week: #ProtectMedicaid

Chart of the Week: #ProtectMedicaid

26 Jun 2017 | Angel Ross

To add equity data to the national dialogue about growth and prosperity, every week the National Equity Atlas team posts a new chart from the Equity Atlas related to current events and issues.

Last week, Senate Republicans unveiled their health care bill to repeal and replace the | Read more >

National Equity Atlas Update

National Equity Atlas Update

22 May 2017 | Sarah Treuhaft

Dear Atlas Users,

It has been a busy month! We released new profiles in Buffalo and Grand Rapids, and are working to finalize several others while doing some strategic planning for the next few years of the Equity Atlas. We are also beginning to think about the equity data elements | Read more >

National Equity Atlas Update

National Equity Atlas Update

24 Apr 2017 | Alexis Stephens

Dear Equity Atlas Users,

Happy April! It has been a busy month with the release of three new equity profiles for Fresno county, New Orleans city, and Long Island (Nassau and Suffolk counties). We have enjoyed working with many local partners to produce critical data to inform | Read more >

National Equity Atlas Update

National Equity Atlas Update

27 Mar 2017 | Alexis Stephens

Dear Equity Atlas Users,

Spring is a busy time for equity data! Our team is hard at work producing 15 new equity profiles, most of which will be released in April and May. We also began digging into our new project focused on employment equity in southern states, and hosted a | Read more >

National Equity Atlas Update

National Equity Atlas Update

27 Feb 2017 | Jennifer Pinto

Dear Equity Atlas Users,

The House of Representatives will soon bring its HUD funding bill for the remainder of FY17 to the floor for a vote, and Representative Gosar (Arizona-04) is likely to file an amendment that would dismantle the 2015 Affirmative Furthering Fair Housing (AFFH) | Read more >

National Equity Atlas Update

National Equity Atlas Update

31 Jan 2017 | Alexis Stephens

Dear Equity Atlas Users,
 
The new year has brought a whirlwind of leadership and policy changes – including many that place equitable growth policies and the data needed to inform them at risk. As updated demographic projections to 2050 reveal, America’s demographic shift toward | Read more >