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NPR Morning Edition : August 4, 2015

Intentional neighboring model featured on NPR’s Morning Edition

NPR Senior Correspondent Ina Jaffee recently researched and reported a story focusing on the origin of the intentional neighboring model at Hope Meadows and its most recent adaptation at Genesis in Washington, DC.

GHDC : July 15, 2015

Genesis resident recruitment underway in DC

Bridge Meadows of Portland, Oregon was honored with The Eisner Prize for Intergenerational Excellence, a $100,000 prize that recognizes efforts to unite multiple generations – especially seniors and youth – and bring about positive, lasting changes in their communities.

The Eisner Foundation : October 22, 2014

Bridge Meadows winner of Eisner Prize

Bridge Meadows of Portland, Oregon was honored with The Eisner Prize for Intergenerational Excellence, a $100,000 prize that recognizes efforts to unite multiple generations – especially seniors and youth – and bring about positive, lasting changes in their communities.

NEWSWEEK : September 24, 2014

Newsweek article features GHDC and several sites

Abigail Jones interviewed people from several initiatives around the country that are all, in one way or another, taking an intergenerational community-based approach to addressing a range of vulnerabilities.

GHDC : June 11, 2014

New books feature GHDC and Hope Meadows

Three new books feature GHDC and Hope Meadows — Bill Thomas’ Second Wind; Beth Baker’s With a little help from our friends; and Ross Parke’s Future families.

PBS NewsHour : April 15, 2014

Bridge Meadows featured on PBS NewsHour

A PBS NewsHour segment features Bridge Meadows’ innovative approach to affordable supportive housing, and describes the intergenerational relationships that form among residents who live there.

Minnesota Public Radio : January 16, 2014

Minnesota Public Radio features Brenda Eheart

Brenda Eheart was recently a featured guest on the live program, “The Daily Circuit”, a daily news and culture show, on Minnesota Public Radio. The topic for this program was supportive communities for foster care families.

Washington DC : September 16, 2013

GHDC receives planning grant for new initiative in nation’s capital

Generations of Hope Development Corporation (GHDC) will lead a 12-month collaborative process to develop plans for an intergenerational housing initiative in Washington, DC.

Stanford Social Innovation Review : August 21, 2013

Bridging the Generations

See us in the Fall issue of the Stanford Social Innovation Review in a “What Works” column entitled, Bridging the Generations. Greg Beato describes the work of GHDC and highlights Bridge Meadows in Portland Oregon.

Chronicle of Philanthropy : January 17, 2013

Multigenerational communities sprout to aid vulnerable people

GHDC’s work was featured in an article in the Chronicle of Philanthropy, which highlights several communities currently in operation or in active development.

National Assn. of Home Builders : December 9, 2012

Bridge Meadows receives NAHB Housing Award

The National Association of Home Builders honored Bridge Meadows with a Silver award for Best Assisted Living/Special Needs in their 2012 Best of 50+ Housing Awards.