October 2013—October 2013 Issue
Helping people who have criminal records find sustained, gainful employment could help produce savings and benefits for both the ex-offenders and society at large.
Techies and neighborhood groups hack their way to community solutions
At civic hackathons, community leaders and volunteer technologists join forces to design and build digital tools that address local needs.
Collaborating to create affordable housing: A conversation with Alan Arthur of Aeon
Community Dividend asks Alan Arthur, president and CEO of Minneapolis-based Aeon, how his organization is navigating the post-recession affordable housing environment in the Twin Cities.
Long-awaited rules require the BIA to "buy Indian"
New rules that implement the Buy Indian Act of 1910 give procurement preferences to Indian-owned businesses.