The USC Price Center for Social Innovation develops ideas and illuminates strategies to improve the quality of life for people in low-income, urban communities.


The Latino/a Scoreboard: A Policy Roadmap for Transforming Los Angeles

This report answers a series of critical questions about the opportunities and challenges facing Latino/as in Los Angeles County.

Evaluating Emergency Aid Programs for College Students

A new report details findings from an evaluation of an emergency aid pilot program for students at University of Southern California and Los Angeles Community College District

New Brief Series: SIBs 2.0

The complexity of social problems, paired with constrained public resources, requires social innovators to identify new approaches for financing the delivery of social services.


June-July 2021 Newsletter

Foreclosures are at a record low … for now

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Wed, August 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

An Introduction to the New and Improved NDSC

Wed, September 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

NDSC Virtual Community Training 9/15

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The Neighborhood Data for Social Change (NDSC) platform is a free, publicly available online resource for civic actors to learn about their neighborhoods.

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The Homelessness Policy Research Institute (HPRI) convenes researchers and policymakers to help with research to end homelessness in Los Angeles County.

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