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Resilience, of people and their places, is a survival muscle built stronger through the wealth of social capital–shared values made more robust by support, showing up and lending a hand to a neighbor to lift the entire neighborhood up.
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Today's circumstances insist that we reach for our digital tools instead of hammers, and we gather with our peers from a distance instead of around a wooden frame, but the formula for success is no different. Here are a few ways you can provide impactful support for the structures in need of bolstering in your community amid the economic effects of COVID-19:
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We love telling the story of how people use the TLC platform to care for each other and their communities. Kim and I recently had the opportunity to speak at the Electric Cities of Georgia Forum. We met great folks from Georgia's communities…
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Larta Institute, an international nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting the commercialization of innovations, released their annual report this week. The report profiles the work of six of their portfolio companies including The Local…