Putting Community in Collective Impact
"They said that too little trust exists in the community for people to make progress that 'sticks,' that endless turf battles inevitably cripple efforts, and that there aren't enough credible leaders and organizations to help the community move forward. The community, they said, is tired of initiatives and programs that start one day only soon to fade away and further undermine people's confidence that anything significant can be accomplished."
If you want more impact, you have to make community the core of your work, which is easier said than done. Read this free white paper about what some communities are doing to solve this problem.