2013 Finalist
March 30, 2013
Jurisdiction:
U.S. Departments of Education, Justice, Health and Human Services, Housing and Urban Development, and Treasury

The Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative (NRI) is a federal strategy that aligns and targets efforts of the Departments of Education, Justice, Health and Human Services, Housing and Urban Development, and Treasury to revitalize the nation’s most distressed neighborhoods. Through interventions addressing persistent crime, failing schools, crumbling housing, and health disparities, NRI tackles the interconnected causes of neighborhood distress.