neighborhoods http://wwno.org en Community Impact Series -- Louisiana Association of Nonprofit Organizations http://wwno.org/post/community-impact-series-louisiana-association-nonprofit-organizations <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53527c9a41169-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53527c9a41169-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53527c9a41169-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wwno/local-wwno-996774.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>"Place-based initiatives" is a big buzz phrase in philanthropy circles these days. It means taking a comprehensive approach to improving a neighborhood, considering how factors like jobs, education, transportation and housing all interact in a specific place. But even if you've never heard that term before, if you live in the New Orleans area, chances are you already know what it means. "That's something New Orleans knows, is neighborhoods," says Cory Sparks, director of LANO.</p> Tue, 13 Dec 2011 16:38:48 +0000 Ian McNulty 3458 at http://wwno.org