The Wisdom of Communities
How the Ford Institute helps rural people achieve their own vision of vitality
Former Ford Institute Director Tom Gallagher traces the Institute's history from an idea through program creation. Gallagher covers the development of the Institute's leadership program, its refinement and growth, and lessons learned. Short feature articles bring the statistics to life. Organizations and individuals who are creating their own community-capacity program will benefit from this inside look at what transpired over a decade at the Ford Institute.