News

February 2016

February 12th 2016
View the winning entries in Measure of America’s Visualization Challenge, chosen for how well they illuminate strengths or challenges in New York City neighborhoods, at DATA2GO.NYC

January 2016

January 25th 2016
The New York Daily News draws on data from Measure of America’s DATA2GO.NYC project in a post on the two New York City neighborhoods with the highest number of jailed residents →
January 13th 2016
Deadline extension: submissions for Measure of America’s Visualization Challenge, which solicits informative and beautiful visualizations based on mapping and data available from DATA2GO.NYC, are now due January 25 →

December 2015

December 11th 2015
Submissions for Measure of America’s Visualization Challenge, which solicits informative and beautiful visualizations based on mapping and data available from DATA2GO.NYC, are due January 18 (first prize: $2,000) →
December 3rd 2015
In an op-ed for City Limits, Measure of America codirectors Sarah Burd-Sharps and Kristen Lewis present DATA2GO.NYC, highlighting applications of the new mapping and data tool for use by policymakers, community-based organizations, philanthropists, social service delivery agencies, journalists, and others working to improve life in New York City →

November 2015

November 30th 2015
The White House Blog highlights Measure of America’s DATA2GO.NYC project as a data tool that empowers communities, part of a look at "New Momentum Enabling an Outcomes Mindset in Government and the Social Sector" →
November 6th 2015
Bedford and Bowery looks at DATA2GO.NYC, a free, easy-to-use online mapping and data tool now available from Measure of America that brings together federal, state, and city data on a broad range of issues critical to well-being in New York City →

October 2015

October 16th 2015
On October 28, Measure of America will launch DATA2GO.NYC, a free, easy-to-use mapping tool to visualize and analyze well-being and inequality in New York City, with local government and foundation leaders, at a special event to be held at Civic Hall in Manhattan (register to attend) →

May 2014

May 12th 2014
Measure of America’s NYC Data to Go project is featured in an Inside Philanthropy piece on the Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust's new locally focused New York Regional Grants Program →

April 2014

April 16th 2014
Measure of America announces the launch of NYC Data to Go, a project to create an interactive tool that will map human need and well-being across the New York metro area, consolidating federal, state, and local data on need, resources, and outcomes in a single curated source →