Collaborating with Government Organizations
A webinar from GIA's Funders for Age-friendly Communities
This webinar was designed to help funders understand the roles of planning and government organizations, why we might want to work with them, and how to begin. Which government bodies (municipal, county, regional) affect which types of long-term change such as zoning, transportation, and housing? Where are the opportunities for funding that cause sustainable, beneficial community improvements older adults? Presenters: Joanna Turner, Executive Director, National Association of Regional Councils; and Kathryn Lawler, Manager of the Aging and Health Resources Division, Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC). Moderator: John Feather, CEO of Grantmakers In Aging. Webinar date: January 15, 2015. Download the webinar slide presentation and view the recording at http://www.giaging.org/documents/GIA_011515.mp4.