Eric Hangen

Eric Hangen, AICP, is the principal of I Squared Community Development Consulting, LLC, which provides strategic planning, market research, program evaluation, and financial modeling consulting to nonprofit clients nationwide. In his role as a senior research fellow at the Carsey School of Public Policy, he researches trends in impact investing and opportunity finance in the United States.
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How Successful is Your County in Accessing Community Development Funding?

some communities in the United States seem much better than others at attracting grants and financing for community developmentā€”even after adjusting for their relative needs. Here are some of the surprising trends: