Skip to main content

Learned Approaches to Successful Community Change

Many successful community change models are currently being used by community and economic development practitioners. Based on what we have learned about successful community change approaches from 10 noteworthy community development initiatives, this webinar will identify the common elements among successful community change initiatives, including learned approaches in community preparation, program design, program delivery, and follow-up activities.

Also presented by: Norm Walzer, Senior Research Scholar, Northern Illinois University; Mary Emery, NCRCRD Fellow, Iowa State University; Mark Peterson, Breakthrough Solutions Program, University of Arkansas; and Paul Lachapelle, Horizons Program, Montana State University

Who Is Attending

Add Comment

Comments (0)


About the Extension Foundation

The Extension Foundation is a non-profit designed to be the engine fueling U.S. Cooperative Extension’s advancement in making a more visible and measurable impact in support of education outreach from land-grant universities/colleges located in every state and territory. Extension Foundation is embedded in the U.S. Cooperative Extension System and serves on the Extension Committee on Organization and Policy (ECOP). The Foundation provides an array of opportunities for Extension professionals that foster innovation creation, the adoption of innovations at member institutions, and increased impact of Extension programs. This work is supported by your membership dollars and funding from USDA-NIFA, grant no. 2020-41595-30123. For more information on Extension Foundation membership, please visit You can also find our Terms of Servicee here

© 2021 Extension Foundation. All rights reserved.

Link copied to your clipboard.