The State
of the South

State of the South is a platform for exploring how—and if—Southerners are reckoning with contemporary economic, social, and environmental challenges. We will examine these issues with the awareness that equity cannot be assumed, but must be designed.

Article

Q&A with Amir Farokhi, Atlanta City Council member and Director of the Corporate Council at CARE USA

Leadership

Jun 30, 2019

Article

Network for Southern Economic Mobility helps community leaders align systems to position low-income young people for success

Economic Security & Mobility

Jun 30, 2019

Report

The Engagement Imperative

Education

Jun 09, 2019

Article

MDC launches Passing Gear Philanthropy Institute to equip Southern foundations to address barriers to opportunity and inclusion

Philanthropy

Apr 05, 2019

Article

NSEM teams meet in Charlotte and hear from ‘Leading on Opportunity’ initiative

Economic Security & Mobility

Mar 15, 2019

Article

‘This is nothing short of a crisis’: MDC facilitation supports setting N.C. postsecondary attainment goal

Education

Feb 20, 2019

Article

Atlanta meeting kicks off grant by JPMorgan Chase & Co. for Network for Southern Economic Mobility

Economic Security & Mobility

Dec 13, 2018

Article

Community colleges address the health needs of their North Carolina communities

Education

Nov 14, 2018

Article

Pushing levers that create sustainable change

Policy & Systems Change

Nov 13, 2018

Article

Passing Gear Philanthropy tackles root causes of chronic disparities in three Southern communities

Philanthropy

Nov 12, 2018

Report

2017 ECSSA report

Education

Sep 19, 2018

Report

2017 ECSSA report

Education

Sep 18, 2018

Report

Moving on Up: Transportation and Economic Mobility

Employment

Sep 13, 2018

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