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The next milestone of live programming will take place on October 7 & 8, 2021.

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Thursday, February 25 • 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Designing a Powerful Shared Intent

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Whether your climate and justice initiative involves only people in your institution or a larger group of community stakeholders, a clear and powerful shared intent is key to success. In this session, Russ Gaskin and Sharon Simms explored how to form a powerful shared intent to keep diverse stakeholders at the table despite their differences, generate energy and momentum to fuel the work, and establish the focus for everyone to stay on track amidst competing priorities and political forces.

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Russ Gaskin

Managing Partner, CoCreative
Russ helps people who don't know each other and often don't even like each other solve complex problems together in the areas of shared prosperity and ecological sustainability--and builds the capacity of others to do the same.As the managing partner of CoCreative, a systems change... Read More →
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Sharon Simms

Consultant, CoCreative
Sharon leverages her experience in curriculum development, program development, strategic planning, and training to advance meaningful collaboration among diverse stakeholders.Sharon has 20 years of experience working in human/social services and has worked with the nonprofit sector... Read More →

Thursday February 25, 2021 3:00pm - 4:30pm EST