Appalachia Funders Network

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The Second Annual Appalachia Funders Network Gathering in June 2011 brought together 62 people from 52 organizations that work in Appalachia. The Gathering included a day of learning about promising efforts and ideas to move the region forward and a second day of working together to increase collaboration among funders working in Central Appalachia. Participants in the developed a set of concrete strategies to work collectively and build opportunities for sustainable economic development in the region. Read more about these activities and strategies in the proceedings paper, below.

Download the 2011 Gathering Proceedings Publication here: Appalachian Funders Network – Gathering Proceedings June 2

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