Research and Publications Take advantage of these publications and resources by the Area Foundation.

Research and Reports

We offer local expertise on our community's issues and the programs addressing these needs. Learn about key issues that our community faces and how local organizations are working to address these problems.

Through our research efforts, we seek to increase public awareness of the challenges facing our community. We invite you to read and share our research papers. Each paper describes an issue that affects our community, identifies local resources working to address the problem and includes additional resources for more information.

All of the materials provided can be easily downloaded or printed. 

Local Investment

Income Inequality and Asset Building

Youth Behavioral Health

Historical Research

Other Publications