Tags: Community Economic Development, Measurement, Research, Systems Thinking, Wealth Creation
Client Name: Ford Foundation
Location: Washington DC
Resource Type: Tools
Author Org: Aspen Institute Community Strategies Group, Center for Rural Entrepreneurship, Dynamica Consulting, Yellow Wood Associates
Author: Robert Donnan, Kristin Feierabend, Travis Green, Marjorie Kelly, Melissa Levy, Elizabeth Myrick, Elsa Noterman, Deb Markley, Shanna Ratner, Amber Richardson, Janet Topolsky, Barbara Wyckoff
This module defines wealth building as a goal that reaches beyond standard community and economic development objectives, and why that difference is critical to advancing and sustaining regional economies.