In 2012, the White Center Home Garden Tour will celebrate its 18th Anniversary. What started in 1993 as a small, spontaneous effort to build a more positive community image and encourage neighborhood activism which has, over the years, brought this small, Southwest Seattle community together around gardening and introduced more than 10,000 people from across the region to all that White Center offers.
GRASSROOTS. True story. A short-tempered, unemployed music critic who likes to dress as a polar bear thinks he can harness the power of the people to ride the monorail to political victory in Seattle. And he’s right. Almost.
How do we make Capitol Hill a model of sustainable development?
Capitol Hill Housing invites you to our 7th Annual Community Forum
With moderator, former HUD Deputy Secretary and King County Executive Ron Sims
And distinguished panelists:
• Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn
• Denis Hayes, President of the Bullitt Foundation and Founder of Earth Day
• Naomi Cole, EcoDistrict Program Director at Portland Sustainability Institute
• Llewellyn Wells, President of Living City Block
In this workshop, participants will look at solutions for the biggest problem in online promotion and fundraising - time. Includes determining venture capacity for making decisions on certain tools and strategies for online communications, streamlining the online communications process by sharing personal systems for social media, and streamlining process of gathering metrics through dashboards and Google Analytics.
In this workshop, participants will look at implementing qualitative and quantitative measurement, including using impact measurement to tell your venture's story in relevant and accessible ways, building evaluation capacity into your venture, and creating impact measurement that provides the clarity that profit measurement provides.