• ‘Data in Action’ convenes community leaders

    Yale Daily News    January 31, 2014

    [Excerpt] Standing by a large window overlooking the sun setting over Elm City and East Rock, data and policy analysts presented data to state legislators, non-profit leaders and community members revealing striking disparities in well-being that are affecting the children and families of Greater New Haven.… Read More

  • Needs for investment in New Haven housing grows

    New Haven Register    January 25, 2014

    [Excerpt] During this time of rapid demographic and economic change, new ways of measuring social progress are helping make sense of the community and highlight areas of strength to build on and challenges that need resources.… Read More

  • A New Haven citywide diet? Let the healthful eating begin

    New Haven Register    January 10, 2014

    [Excerpt] A study last year found that in six city neighborhoods surveyed, seven of 10 people were either overweight or obese.… Read More

  • Big Data Backs Up Hunches—and Offers Some Surprises

    New Haven Independent    December 12, 2013

    [Excerpt] Grubbs and others from the community gathered at the Institute Library on Chapel Street Wednesday evening to talk about that report, the Greater New Haven Community Index 2013, and about its real-world implications in New Haven.… Read More

  • Local panel discusses data as a tool for Greater New Haven

    New Haven Register    December 11, 2013

    [Excerpt] The report, written by Mark Abraham, executive director of DataHaven, has gotten high praise for its compilation of data benchmarking economic opportunity, health needs and the civic life of Greater New Haven residents.… Read More

  • Opportunity limited in Elm City

    Yale Daily News    October 15, 2013

    [Excerpt] Economic opportunity in the Greater New Haven area has remained stagnant in the past decade, according to a report released in late September by the nonprofit group DataHaven.… Read More