A National Model

Communities Across the Country Are Building On the Success of the East Lake Model

Other cities looking to transform their neighborhoods are looking to find success by implementing the East Lake model of mixed-income housing, cradle-to-college education and community wellness for best practices. Based on that model, Purpose Built Communities catalyzes and accelerates holistic community revitalization initiatives across the nation. Purpose Built Communities currently works with community groups in a number of cities, including:

  • New Orleans
  • Indianapolis
  • Omaha
  • Spartanburg, Sc.
  • Charlotte
  • Rome, Ga.
  • Birmingham
  • Columbus, Oh.
  • Oakland
  • Fort Worth
  • Houston
  • Orlando

For more information, visit Purpose Built Communities' website.

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NCAA Men’s and Women’s Teams Announced for Second-Annual East Lake Cup Presented by Hewlett Packard Enterprise Collegiate Match Play Championship

August 9, 2016 - Golf Channel announced today eight of the top NCAA Division I collegiate golf programs have committed to compete in the annual East Lake Cup presented by Hewlett Packard Enterpr...

East Lake Foundation Welcomes Four New Members to its Board of Directors

July 21, 2016 - On June 29th, the East Lake Foundation’s Board of Directors elected four new board members: Derek Bottoms, Phil Jacobs, Erika James and Rodney K. Sanders. These four leaders i...

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