Webinars

Webinars

Walking as a Practice April 14th Webinar

In this webinar, we will take a take a closer look at the “Walking as a Practice” report that was released in January 2016 and can be downloaded here. This report outlines four categories that identify how individuals and organizations are engaging in the practice of walking. Participants hear from the author of the report, Jonathon … Continue reading Walking as a Practice April 14th Webinar

New Webinar- Partnering for Strong Economies: Regional Councils and Walkable Communities

Webinar Title:  Partnering for Strong Economies: Regional Councils and Walkable Communities Date and Time: May 5, 2016 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific Register Here  About the Webinar Join America Walks and the National Association of Regional Councils for a webinar on May 5th at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific. The webinar will examine how federal transportation … Continue reading New Webinar- Partnering for Strong Economies: Regional Councils and Walkable Communities

2016 Walking College Webinar

In April, 2015, America Walks announced the names of our first class of Walking College Fellows. Twenty-five grass-roots advocates from across the United States were selected from a strong field of applicants to participate in an experimental distance-learning program designed to build local capacity to advance the goals of the national walkable community movement. Six … Continue reading 2016 Walking College Webinar

Fundraising on the Move: Crowdfunding for Walkable Communities Webinar

Looking to increase resident engagement in your work? Need cash quickly for an urgent project? Trying to build an individual donor base to take your nonprofit to the next level? Curious about crowdfunding? This webinar with the crowdfunding nonprofit ioby will help you learn more about how crowdfunding can be both an effective fundraising and community-engagement tool … Continue reading Fundraising on the Move: Crowdfunding for Walkable Communities Webinar

New Webinar: “Orientation to the Walking College”

To learn more about the 2016 Walking College Program, click here. The application can be completed here. Register Here Date and Time: Thursday, March 31st at 11am Pacific, 2pm Eastern Webinar Host: Ian Thomas, State and Local Program Director, America Walks Register Here About the Webinar In April, 2015, America Walks announced the names of our … Continue reading New Webinar: “Orientation to the Walking College”

Exploring Tactical Urbanism Webinar

America Walks was excited to host the third webinar of our free 2016 webinar series on March 8, 2016- “Exploring Tactical Urbanism”. In March’s webinar, we looked at how tactical urbanism is helping to shape the built environment. Walkable communities are safe, healthy and vibrant communities. America Walks was excited to offer a webinar that explores how the idea of tactical urbanism is instrumental … Continue reading Exploring Tactical Urbanism Webinar

New April 14th Webinar- Walking as a Practice

Register Here Webinar Title: Walking as a Practice Date & Time: Thursday April 14th at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific Register Here About the Webinar America Walks is excited to announce the next webinar of our free 2016 webinar series. In April’s webinar, we will take a take a closer look at the “Walking as a Practice” report that … Continue reading New April 14th Webinar- Walking as a Practice

The New Federal Transportation Bill: What Does It Mean for the Walking Movement?

America Walks, Rails to Trails Conservancy and LOCUS hosted a free joint webinar “The New Federal Transportation Bill: What Does It Mean for the Walking Movement?” on February 24 at 2pm Eastern. The webinar examined the FAST Act legislation passed in December 2015 and discussed ways that traditional and new programs in the legislation can … Continue reading The New Federal Transportation Bill: What Does It Mean for the Walking Movement?

New March 24th Webinar “Fundraising on the Move: Crowdfunding for Walkable Communities”

Register Here Webinar Title: Fundraising on the Move: Crowdfunding for Walkable Communities Date & Time: Thursday March 24th at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific Register Here About the Webinar Looking to increase resident engagement in your work? Need cash quickly for an urgent project? Trying to build an individual donor base to take your nonprofit to the … Continue reading New March 24th Webinar “Fundraising on the Move: Crowdfunding for Walkable Communities”

Pedestrian Planning for Communities: A Transferable Training and Implementation Program from Kentucky

America Walks’ Tools for the Field webinar series continued by showcasing Kentucky’s “Pedestrian Planning for Communities” training and implementation program. In the last few years, this partnership effort, led by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet and the Department for Public Health, has helped 30 communities across the state to develop, adopt and start to fund and … Continue reading Pedestrian Planning for Communities: A Transferable Training and Implementation Program from Kentucky