The four films we shared this year are powerful, but they are merely a few examples of the amazing work being done by passionate people everywhere—people who inspire the kind of organizational commitments that provide thriving energy to their communities. Our intent with film is to reveal the thread that connects the beginning of an idea to the meaningful, important and sustainable outcome which engenders a thriving and resilient community. The end product is important, but learning and sharing how this is achieved is our primary goal.
Community=Self-organized network of people with common agenda, cause, or interest, who collaborate by sharing ideas, information, and other engagement opportunities
Thriving: A synonym of thriving is blossoming! What an apt description! Imagine a plant with roots in the soil, on some branches are buds, on others maybe a flower or two, each branch has different stages of blossoming. Emergent…. full ….perhaps just a bud. All phases of this plant are important ..the soil…the place….the shade…the sun…the health of the plant the care and feeding all contribute. Feels like a community?Learn More