We work with businesses, non-profit organizations, service providers, and community-based groups to help them understand, evaluate, and discuss the equity-related issues that matter to them.
Our Services Include:
See examples of our facilitation work below.
UrbanKind Institute facilitated a day-long Pittsburgh Food Policy Council Steering Committee meeting. Our synthesis report discussed how the group decided on the need for a local food action plan and presented recommendations to actualize such a plan.
UrbanKind Institute worked with Grau & Associates to develop and improve communication between the residents and the board of directors at the Eva P. Mitchell Senior Apartments in the Lemington neighborhood of Pittsburgh. While Grau & Associates worked with the board to improve its functioning and effectiveness, we worked with the residents to ensure that their concerns, needs, and interests were being met.
UrbanKind Institute led discussions and activities during a day-long retreat for the board of the Bloomfield-Garfield Corporation. As the main activity, the board participated in UrbanKind’s Prioritize & Compromise engagement tool.