What is it?
Tenacious Change is about making a collective impact that lasts because it is achieved by the community, for the community, and with the community. It is a way of organizing and working together to solve complex social problems through collective leadership, community engagement, and coordinated action.
What does it do?
Tenacious Change builds community will and ownership of change to improve community life on a variety of issues, including, but not limited to:
Tenacious Change is positive community change that is resistant to snapping back to the way things were before.
Tenacious Change begins with a diverse collaboration of community change makers. They come together to collectively lead change on social and health issues, challenges, and problems impacting their community. Tenacious Change is committed to creating change with community members who are most impacted by the problem.