The Wilson Institute Explores Place-Based Efforts and the American Rescue Plan Act

​In partnership with Blue Meridian Partners and Results for America ​(R4A)​, The William Julius Wilson Institute (WJWI) at Harlem Children’s Zone hosted a webinar, Funding, Fiscal Transparency, and a Racial Equity Government Agenda, exploring place-based efforts and the American Rescue Plan Act. Policy experts from R4A and PolicyLink, along with local leaders from Salt Lake City, discussed how increased federal resources offer an opportunity for community leaders and local government officials to create more power-balanced partnerships focused on economic opportunity.