Philanthropic and nonprofit organizations serving rural communities contend with unique obstacles and challenges. Oftentimes, grappling with these issues requires a novel approach using innovative practices. One such strategy is regional collaboration.
While LOCUS Impact Investing works with philanthropic partners nationally, we have a wealth of rural experience. Our June feature dips into that well as we hold a recorded conversation with LOCUS Senior Vice President, Deb Markley, and Brian Dabson, LOCUS Advisor and Research Fellow at the University of North Carolina's School of Government, to discuss the findings of a research project, "Regional Solutions for Rural and Urban Challenges."
to access the recording, and be sure to check out our
documenting the full body of work developed through the Regional Solutions project.