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Telling Queer History storytelling events create community connection
For 10 years, Telling Queer History (TQH) has been creating spaces for people to connect, and using storytelling to build community and foster belonging. The organization was created as a response to the erasure of LGBTQ+ history in...More about this story »
Michigan Fitness Foundation Captures “Ripple Effects” to Increase Healthy Eating and Physical Activity
Lila Gutuskey came to Wilder Research in search of a new way to share her organization’s impact. With an evaluation tool called Ripple Effects Mapping, the Michigan Fitness Foundation found a new way to capture the impacts of their state...More about this story »
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