Innovators in Rural Community Economic Development

Understanding Community Resilience: Supplementary Interviews

Tags: Community Economic Development, Community Resilience, Forestry, Natural Resource Based Economic Development, Research

Client Name: US Endowment for Forestry and Communities

Client Type: Non-profit

Year: 2009

Location: Oregon

Yellow Wood conducted a supplementary round of interviews exploring the issue of community resilience. These interviews were with representatives from MDC, Mary Reynolds Babcock Foundation, Danville Regional Foundation, Louisiana Disaster Foundation, the National Wildlife Federation, and Southern Echo. Information from the interviews was analyzed and incorporated into revisions to the paper "Community Resilience and Wealth."