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Check here for featured blog content authored by our team and invited guests, highlighted LOCUS news, and updates from the field of place-based impact investing!

This month, LOCUS President Sarah Stremlau shares our takeaways from the past year, highlighting three key lessons learned through the example of our partners. Their efforts show how capital can be a tool to drive equitable prosperity in communities where people live, work, and raise their families.

Two years in, CIGP is already proving itself a unique resource for impact that unlocks vital “but for” dollars and catalyzes projects headed by diverse stakeholders. We reflect on the program's early challenges, present successes, and our plans for CIGP going into 2022.

Deb Markley discusses the Appalachian Ecosystem Journey, a new piece documenting decades of local-led work to build out Central Appalachia's Investment Ecosystem.