From Exclusion to Inclusion:
The Need for a New Chattanooga Way
"This brief report analyzes two legs of the Chattanooga Way stool—city government and foundations. The issues identified in this report reinforce one another. Minority businesses and causes are not on an even playing field. They lack the social networks and “capacity” needed to secure contracts with local government and funding from foundations. Consequently, racial disparities in Chattanooga fester and persist. A new community development model is needed."