Facilitation & Event Planning

Facilitation Plans: National Network Gathering

Designing a multi-day gathering with enough breadth to include everyone and enough depth to engage everyone is challenging. In order to address this, we held feedback sessions with all three networks, and then crafted the final facilitation plan with a core team of experienced facilitators in the food justice movement.

Future Search: Evaluation Template

Gathering feedback and participant input is a critical aspect of learning how to design and implement successful events for your network. This is a template used for gathering participant feedback from the 2010 Future Search event.

Future Search: FAQs

The Future Search model facilitates large group action planning. This resource reflects the most frequently asked questions about the design and implementation of the model.

Event Outreach Flyer: Somos la Semilla

Getting the word out about events and gatherings is critical to the success of a network. Every network has unique characteristics to consider- internet access, postage costs, social communication preferences of their members (does the community get all of its information from the local newspaper, the school bulletin boards, word of mouth, or the co-op?).