5 January 2010
It was good to see everyone at Diane's palatial estate: Cathy, Michael D., Lena, Jennifer B-K., Diane, and Greg.
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pressure on accountability/measurable outcomes
tough economic times
young people are engaged, but they are tired of the "old ways"
Hope <---> Impatience
Us v. Them
Negative vibe (mistrust, budget cuts)
Measurable outcomes = the bottom line
Holes left from JR-T's departure
Assumptions and Possibilities
Creating structures (rather than personalities) that sustain the work
"Good organizing is reorganizing."
Partnerships and grants
While the personnel within the CCE has morphed over time, our numbers have not grown significantly.
I'd love to hear what happened in the afternoon session.