Our projects are designed to uncover effective and creative solutions to the causes and diverse effects of poverty through the use of data and by putting data-driven tools in the hands of the community.
The Poverty Center provides data, technology, and research that aids community development focused entities in Cleveland and Cuyahoga County in making well-informed, data-based policy and practice decisions.
The Center on Urban Poverty and Community Development at the Mandel School is one of the driving forces behind Data Days Cleveland on Thursday, March 2nd through Saturday, March 4th — Cleveland’s first annual celebration of civic technology, data and the doers working to improve Northeast […]
Dr. Claudia Coulton, co-director of the Poverty Center, spoke with The Cleveland Plain Dealer on how a new school could help break the cycle of poverty in “New high school at Metrohealth hospital gives students’ careers a shot in the arm” on February 1, 2017. Created this academic […]
Fri, February 24, 2017, 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM All are invited to Navigating HIPAA, FERPA and the IRB: Leverage Big Data to Better Serve Children and Families, a FREE research colloquium at 12:30 to 2:00 p.m. EST on Friday, February 24, 2017, in room #108 of the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel […]