The Friends of SWVA Development team focuses on sustainable creative economy development by facilitating and implementing innovative economy strategies, collaboratives, and projects.
The Creative Economy is defined as innovative business development techniques finding success based on novel, imaginative qualities that no longer rely on the limited resources of land, labor, and capital.
Helping community advocates identify opportunities to enhance their communities
Opportunities for relationship building and continuing education.
Facilitating regional collaboratives to develop strategies for sustainable and thriving economies