The Fight to Save Nashville’s Music Row

Tree Vibez Music, an organization founded by Brian Kelley and Tyler Hubbard of multi-platinum selling duo Florida Georgia Line has teamed up with the National Trust for Historic Preservation and the Music Industry Coalition to preserve Nashville’s Music Row. Music Row is an important piece of music history in the United States, having served as… Read More The Fight to Save Nashville’s Music Row

Fighting to Save Local Treasures

You’ve heard me say it before: in community development begin by looking back. That often means researching your community’s history using books, photographs, maps, etc. It’s a method of developing an understanding of the reasons your community developed in the first place. Sometimes, though, the past is looking you right in the eye. That’s the case on Music… Read More Fighting to Save Local Treasures

The Most Powerful Change is Happening One Community at a Time

Sarah Van Gelder, co-founder and Editor at Large of YES! Magazine, released the article Amid Election Chaos, Communities Show Where the Real Power Is on May 25, 2015. Ms. Van Gelder spent 18 months on a road trip last year visiting communities across the United States and witnessed “a real disquiet among the American people.” She observed,… Read More The Most Powerful Change is Happening One Community at a Time