The Trust for Esperanza's Land

No example is perfect, but there are always things we can learn from other changemakers across the country. Here are some things we can learn from this example:

• They tapped into the aspirations of the community members and used them to paint a picture of the future they are working toward together.

• Conveys values in ways that will resonate with a broad coalition.

• They frame the community as having value even before the casemaker showed up to advocate for system change.