If having the best ideas were sufficient to create change, we would be well on our way to achieving our vision. But the reality is that whether it’s inertia, fear of change, or outright opposition, making change takes work.
Following are resources to match your needs, whether you’re just getting started or looking to skill up your organizing game.
Ideas for taking the first step
If you want to improve your community, we are big fans of hosting a walk audit, which is surprisingly easy and effective:
CDC Active People Healthy Nation has a great set of resources:
Strong Towns has some great ideas for connecting with like minded people or taking that first action:
Campaigns and Leadership
- Approach to Leadership
- What is Public Narrative and How Can We Use It?
- Five Tips for Leading Campaigns for Change
- Bike Walk RVA Campaign – Example of an Effective Campaign