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Conversation to Transformation Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Seeking Stories of Convening for Transforming: A conversation about what it takes to move from convening conversations to transforming communities, and how we can move from talking to action that makes a difference

 What do we mean by convening?

Gathering people together for a conversation that will enable them to make progress on issues they care about

 What do we mean by transforming communities?

Significant and sustained changes that people in the community would recognize as positive progress  

 What kinds of stories are we looking for?

Stories about how community conversations have contributed to changes, impacts and influences in a community. Convening conversation is like dropping a pebble in the pond of a community. We’re looking for stories to help us better understand the large and small, direct and indirect ripples that come out of these conversations.

Examples of Ripple Effects

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