Greening Atlanta's Westside

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:

• 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 are transparent about the methodology of their work, from start to finish, giving listeners a clear view of what they can expect when working with their group.

• They highlight a framework of what success looks like when you fully implement the strategy or theory of change.