Every day, Parkersburg residents drive past a sign on their way in and out of town that reads: “We see that sign every day, but how often do we think about what it means?” said Jean Ambrose, a Wood County resident. Nearly 60 Mid-Ohio Valley (MOV) community members—including seven of nine Parkersburg City Council members—came… Read More What’s Next, Wood County? Asks Tough Questions
In a recent post, I mentioned my attendance at a Training for Change (TFC) workshop. Another TFC exercise that I found really insightful was what TFC calls “Team Types.” The exercise was introduced by a story, shared by Katey, one of the trainers, about the experience of organizing the 2011 March on Blair Mountain. In her… Read More Are you missing a key team member?