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CED FY 2014 Conference Videos

Published: May 5, 2014
Community Economic Development (CED)

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2014 CED Conference Videos



History of the War on Poverty

The theme of the 2014 CED Grantee Conference conference was the 50th Anniversary of the War on Poverty. This video provides a background and history of the War on Poverty and where we are as a country 50 years since the effort to expand economic opportunity began.


Community Economic Development: A Community Initiative

This video presents the efforts that emerged from the War on Poverty to foster economic development and create business and employment opportunities for lower income populations through the CED and CED-HFFI program.


Video Showcase- Jobs Created by the CED Program

This video presents the lack of jobs as a symptom of poverty and what Community Economic Development agencies are doing to help combat this problem. The video showcases the Entrepreneurs, Green Jobs, and Service jobs created by the CED program.


Fathers of the Field

This video presents the stories of Bob Brandwein and Jacob Javits, who were influential in the economic development community following the declared War on Poverty.


2014 CED Grantee Conference Flash Drive Guide

This video presents a walkthrough of the contents of the flash drive that was given to grantees at the 2014 CED Grantee Conference.