Centers for Civic Impact
Empowering the public sector through expertise, training, research, and collaboration.
Lather and Rinse Your Data – 5 Tips for Effective Data Storytelling
“The data speaks for itself” is a popular refrain that is usually used to demand…
Reckoning with the Pandemic City Budget Crunch
The Great Recession from 2007 to 2009 left hundreds of anemic city budgets in its…
Covid-19 Data Is a Mess. We Need a Way to Make Sense of It.
Our Johns Hopkins University Centers for Civic Impact Executive Director Beth Blauer along with Dr. Jennifer…
When we invested in our city’s capacity to use data, we quickly saw the transformative power the staff had to improve quality of life for all of us.View Our Success Stories