Take A Deeper Look

Effective Storytelling

By Emily Walters, marketing and communications coordinator at the Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy “We don’t need more information. We need to know what it means. We need a story that explains what it means and makes us feel like we fit in there somewhere.” – Annette Simmons, The

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Community Profiles

Community Profiles 2.0: A New Way to Access Neighborhood Data and Information

By Jeremy Pyne, GIS manager, Johnson Center for Philanthropy’s Community Research Institute The ability of local nonprofits, foundations, and citizens to access detailed information about their communities is ever evolving as the need for data to target efforts in local policy making and community building increases. Access to data and

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