The Latest

Contribute. We love to hear your thoughts, your musings and your latest work. Please share with us!
Write a post

Hannah MacDonald

Hannah MacDonald
Hannah is a Community Animator, supporting Vibrant Communities members and online learning community in both Cities Reducing Poverty and Cities Deepening Community. Hannah recently received her Bachelor of Public Affairs and Policy Management, with a specialization in Development Studies from Carleton University.

Recent Posts

Balancing Doing the Work Fast and Doing the Work Right

Posted by Hannah MacDonald on February 7, 2019
Relentless incrementalism is the key to social change. There are many
external influences that, despite how hard we work, will push progress back or catapult it forward. Particularly, the social, economic, and political climate significantly shape the ebb and flow of our work. Making social change sustainable, first requires investing in widespread community engagement to raise awareness of unique local issues and to involve everyone in the solutions.
Read More