We believe that poverty does not arise from a lack of money, but a lack of resources
You can give a man a fish or teach a man to fish, but it will only matter if the man has access to the lake.
The sustainability dialog has to be expanded beyond windmills and solar panels to include the human resource. Can you have a sustainable community model if thousands of your citizens are effectively prohibited for participating in the local economy? We at Sustainable Alamance believe the answer is "No!"
We also know that BOLD and INNOVATIVE thinking is required, to move beyond emergency relief approaches for solving cyclical problems like chronic unemployment, hunger and homelessness in our community, to a more sustainable, developmental approach.