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The Surdna Foundation seeks to foster sustainable communities in the United States – communities guided by principles of social justice and distinguished by healthy environments, strong local economies, and thriving cultures.
Strategic Economics is a national leader in providing the economic analysis and strategic thinking necessary to create sustainable, high-quality places for people to live and work.
PolicyLink is a national research and action institute advancing economic and social equity.
PlaceMatters is a Denver based non-profit think tank for civic engagement and process in planning.
NADO Research Foundation provides professional development training, research and peer networking services. 
Minnesota Housing Partnership convenes, guides, and supports those working to improve the conditions of home and community.
Envision Utah engages people to create and sustain communities that are beautiful, prosperous, healthy and neighborly for current and future residents.
Enterprise Community Partners creates opportunity for low- and moderate income people through affordable housing in diverse, thriving communities.