Fighting Poverty, Building Sustainable Economies & Resilient Communities
LURN is redefining urban renewal.
Leadership for Urban Renewal Network (LURN) is a community development organization whose mission is to bring people together to design, build, and promote sustainable communities that allow people to live their greatest potential.
LURN implements this work through three
A purpose-driven innovation
lab that focuses on
for real issues.
Access to capital for
team that is dedicated
to fighting poverty
and building economies.
LURN’S events bring together a
cross-section of change makers from
various fields who are working to improve communities in urban areas.
Meet the Team
Introducing the team that
makes it happen.
Alfred Fraijo, Jr.
Programs & Operations Director
Policy & Research Director
Ami Pascual Spear
Your contributions are what
makes our work possible.
We work hard to make sure that our initiatives truly impact our communities and the flexibility to design solutions that can make our cities better places to live. BUT, we can’t do that without everyone’s help.
Become a Core Contributor
with a $500 donation to LURN!
Click here to make a one time donation of $500 or more.
Click here to make your donation a monthly contribution.
Become a LURN Sustainer with a donation of $10/month!
Click here to make a monthly $10 donation to sustain our work!
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