ENGAGING COMMUNITY

Governor’s Plan Would Boost Doula Pay

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In February, Gov. Tony Evers introduced his state budget, including an initiative called Healthy Women, Healthy Babies, which would provide funding for doulas to serve women of color as part of a wider effort to support black infant and maternal health.

The Nonprofit That Could

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The nonprofit 100State (which temporarily located at 100 State St.) has a new name and new space since its beginning but has maintained its original goal: making entrepreneurship accessible through co-working and community-building.

Vulnerable Minds

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The 2018 Dane County Youth Assessment reported that 20.7 percent of all 7th to 12th-grade youth reported they had suicidal thoughts during the past 30 days. That was up from 12.3 percent in 2012.

Facing Adversity with Aplomb

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With everything from the landscape to community dynamic changing, the Center for Resilient Cities has taken on the task of making sure we as a community are creating sustainable and thriving neighborhoods.