Local Economy Framework: 8 Strategies to Build Healthy Local Economies


For the past 15 years we’ve worked with entrepreneurs, investors, funders, and community leaders to discover how to create an economy that works for all of us. We’ve found that prioritizing local ownership, collaboration, and production weaves greater equity and health. A shift from “me” to “we” leadership, aligning community capital and policy, is required to get us there.

These 8 strategies are all critical and come to life uniquely in each community.