Communicating for Connection: West Virginia Community Development Hub
This short case study has insights and tips on how how rural development practitioners can move beyond neutrality and still communicate effectively with community members from across the political spectrum.
Building Power Together: Sustainable Forestry and African-American Land Retention Network
This short case study has insights and tips on how communities that have been historically and systematically excluded can develop authentic and effective leadership that builds power to challenge the status quo.
Translating Federal Opportunities into Local Resources: Ada Jobs Foundation
This short case study has insights and tips on how rural communities with limited staffing and resources can understand, prepare for, and compete for finite federal funds.
Broadening Authentic Leadership: Student Action with Farmworkers
This short case study has insights and suggestions for how rural-serving organizations can effectively welcome and truly empower leaders from all backgrounds.
Emerging Themes In State Rural Development: Findings and Questions
Report summarizes data collected through four interrelated analytic strategies under the State Policy Program (SPP) at the Aspen Institute