26 Aug '11, 11pm

The New Face of West Virginia: Sustainability and the Importance of Creative Collaboration @theJOBSproject

After five long years of hard work, myself and many others have intentionally developed a proactive platform for "community action" and the new face of success for Central Appalachia in the coming years signifying a shift from an issues-based to a solutions-based approach. The hard work that went into making these projects happen is not just limited to the time frame of my short lived residency in West Virginia; these projects were made possible by many initiatives and projects that were present long before my arrival. For instance, if it were not for a visionary local doctor's dream of revitalizing the Williamson Redevelopment Authority and the Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation supplying funds to make Dr. Beckett's dream a reality, Williamson would not be on the cutting edge of developing some of the most innovative approaches to Sustainable Development today. Moreove...

Full article: http://www.greenforall.org/blog/the-new-face-of-west-virg...

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