There are social, cultural and spiritual values at the center of each community that take precedence over market value. These call for restoring the common good.

In response to the wealth inequality in Cincinnati, Economics of Compassion Initiative (ECI) is a step to support a sustainable and resilient economy for all citizens. Our special commitment to offer people who are on the margin of the current economic system more control over their economic lives.To do this, we must build a Beloved Community.

ECI works to engage the public–both secular and religious–in conversations around the vision of an economics of compassion, as it continues to promote and support local examples of this new and more just and compassionate way.