Local Economies

Grow Waynesboro

A community conversation and microgrant program to launch an entrepreneurial culture and business network in Waynesboro, VA.  Conducted during the winter and spring of 2016.

Innovate LIVE    

A 3-day festive convergence of local innovators, visionaries, and entrepreneurs to discuss and share better models for placed-based and sustainable development, held in April 2015 in downtown Staunton.

Virginia Community Economic Network

Developing a business plan and building statewide stakeholder support for a network of community development practitioners and service providers, launched as Virginia Community Economic Network in 2013.