Category: Poverty

Nonprofits learning to become ‘brokers of dreams for game changers’ in our communities

I deeply appreciate the way Sarah Brooks of the Methow Conservancy describes the role of raising funds for a nonprofit. She thinks of donors as “game changers” and the role of a fundraiser as...

Podcast Episode 17: Sarah Brooks discusses how the Methow Conservancy builds community

http://traffic.libsyn.com/artofcommunityncw/Ep_17_Sarah_Brooks.mp3 This episode features Sarah Brooks, the ebullient associate director of the Methow Conservancy, a land conservation organization that is modeling creative community building in North Central Washington beyond the normal mission for a...

Bishop Skylstad’s talk will explore a principled, long-term approach to balancing human and environmental needs

“When we look today at a culture and society that has become increasingly polarized… we have really got to look at how deeply and profoundly we are connected together and how we need to...

Podcast Episode 12: Bishop William Skylstad to speak about moral dimensions of climate change

This podcast features Bishop Emeritus William Skylstad of Spokane, who has been an outspoken advocate  of the need to find a principled balance between the needs of human beings and the needs of nature...