Innovators in Rural Community Economic Development

Knowledge and Learning Transfer and Training for the Wealth Creation Approach to Rural and Regional Development Project, The Aspen Institute

Tags: Tool Development, Training, Wealth Creation

Client Name: Aspen Institute

Client Type: Education/Research Institution

Year: 2011, 2012

Location: Washington DC

Yellow Wood collaborated with the Aspen Institute’s Community Strategies Group to develop a knowledge transfer platform for development practitioners who want to use the wealth creation approach developed through the Ford Foundation’s Wealth Creation in Rural Communities initiative. Yellow Wood supplied Aspen with foundational tools we created for use with value chain intermediaries in the field and participated in Aspen’s Project Development Advisory Team.