About the Partnership for Working Families
The Partnership for Working Families
Moving trash from businesses, construction sites and residential homes is a big industry that impacts the environmental health of communities, treatment of workers and local economies. Exploring these interconnections to develop a comprehensive analysis of the opportunities to create change was the focus of a convening hosted by the Partnership in mid-March at the New York offices of the Rockefeller Foundation.
by Robin Kneich, FRESC: Good Jobs, Strong Communities
By Ben Boyce, Living Wage Coalition of Sonoma County Coordinator
By Kate Atkins, GANE Executive Director
With only a few months in existence, GANE kicks off the year by taking on an ambitious Community Be
In 2007, working families struggled to make ends meet in regional economies that continued to be marked by unprecedented inequality.
Rebuilding the Base: Lessons from Four California Communities' Efforts to Reuse Closed Military Installations, a new report by the Partnership, reveals how communities are devastated by base closures and are often unable to replace the number or quality of jobs lost.