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  • Circle of Collaborators Retreat

    • Sunday, February 24, 2019 at 09:30 AM
    • Canyon Elementary School

    “If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” —African Proverb

    Become a member.

    Attend our Retreat on February 24th.

    After four months of reflection and community conversations, the NorCal Resilience Network is more than thrilled to be announcing our Circle of Collaborators spring relaunch.

    1. Fill out our survey. We need a bit of information so that we can get you started. Please fill out the form here.
    2. RSVP to our retreat. We will be making final decisions about our governing structure as well as getting to know each other as we build a community of changemakers. The retreat will be held on February 24th at Canyon School, a beautiful spot in the Oakland hills, surrounded by Redwood trees. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Please RSVP here by February 18th, if you are available to attend.

    Come join us for a day of affirmation as we launch our decentralized network of solutionaries.

    Agenda (subject to change)

    9:30-10 Coffee + bagels/breakfast

    10-noon: Welcome activities, followed by small groups discussions about the Circle of Collaborators, including the criteria, communications and guiding principles. We will then take a final VOTE on the structures discussed.

    noon-1 Lunch and stories sharing

    1-4:30 Discussions about working groups + Open Space (YOUR opportunity to discuss a topic of your choosing!)

    Happy Hour + Clean up