• 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

  • Elm City combats infant mortality

    Yale Daily News    October 11, 2013

    [Excerpt] From 2003–2009, 12 out of every 1000 babies born in New Haven died, and a higher percengtage of those deaths were African American children, according to the Community Health Index recently published by DataHaven.… Read More

  • Speaking by the Numbers

    Yale Daily News    October 11, 2013

    [Excerpt]:  "Eyes calmly scanning his two monitors and the documents spread out before him, Abraham has the demeanor of a Buddhist monk.“Mark is incredibly perceptive,” said Jim Farnam. “He presents things in a low-key but effective way.”… Read More

  • Obesity plagues Elm City

    Yale Daily News    October 9, 2013

    [Excerpt] Obesity and diabetes are far more prevalent in low-income New Haven neighborhoods than in their high-income counterparts, according to a newly released report by DataHaven, a local non-profit run by a Yale alumnus.… Read More