Growing an online community that will ultimately go out and DO something to effect change is hard. Really hard.
So I tracked down the folks at Health Justice CT. Led by Project Manager Heang Tan (with a big assist from the enthusiastic Jenn Whinnem at the CT Health Foundation), they had caught my eye with their innovative approaches to growing an online community around issues that aren’t always “sexy”– health disparities.
Here’s the scoop, straight from Heang, on 5 strategies that made a difference in organizing community advocates: