Posts tagged disinvested communities
Investing in Middle America: David Robinson on the Record

David Robinson has been many things over the course of his remarkably interesting and successful career: NBA All-Star, venture capitalist, US Navy service member, and preeminent philanthropist. It’s these experiences that have solidified Robinson’s view of the potential in Middle America.

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How Opportunity Zones Can Break the Cycle of Wealth Export

In his work to achieve these objectives and encourage local investment, Baird quickly recognized the transformative potential of opportunity zones. In particular, the program has accelerated a much needed conversation around investment impact. “The biggest boost of opportunity zones is that it’s awakened a conversation where people are thinking very differently about their money and their resources and their community,” Baird says.

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