Needle-Moving Community Collaboratives: A Promising Approach to Addressing America’s Biggest Challenges

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Publication date: 
August, 2012
Source(s): 
The Bridgespan Group
White House Council for Community Solutions

By enlisting all sectors to work together, a new kind of community collaborative is making strides toward tackling powerful social issues in communities. In the report, “Needle-Moving Community Collaboratives: A Promising Approach to Addressing America’s Biggest Challenges,” members of the White House Council for Community Solutions and Bridgespan took a look at how exemplary collaboratives made needle-moving progress (10-percent progress in a community-wide metric) on key challenges facing their communities.