Inflation Adds Burden and Tight Job Market Presents Challenges: Findings from the 2022 Community Issues Survey
Wages may be up, but so is the cost of housing and necessary goods. Also, nonprofits struggle to keep the staff who serve those in need. Read the report.
We know that the COVID-19 deaths were disproportionate across age groups. And some research has suggested the virus affects individuals differently, inviting comparisons across other demographic groups. Our researchers argue that failing to adjust for age among such comparisons may lead to incorrect conclusions. Read More
Organizations Adapt Approaches to Meet Increased Community Need: Findings from the Community Issues Survey 2021
Two actions are key for ensuring organizations continue to serve their communities in the post-pandemic era: collaborating and changing operations. Read more.
Building Resilient Communities Takes a Network: Group Shares Success Stories, Resources, and Opportunities to Connect
Communities and regional partners in eastern Kentucky are joining forces—sharing resources, solutions, and stories of success—to promote a resilient economy. Read More
Our society often designs and implements policies that prioritize equality, but prioritizing equity or justice would better address the disparities between racial groups. Read More