Workshop opportunity: Balancing Nature & Commerce in Georgia's Small Communities

Porterdale, Oct. 22-25, 2018

  • Balancing Nature & Commerce

Join teams from across Georgia's small communities in this action planning workshop in Porterdale, Georgia, Oct. 22-25, 2018. This dynamic program will help your teams shape future economic and community opportunities based on natural, recreational, historic, and cultural assets and sense of place.

Download the team application and more information below.

This is a program of The Conservation Fund and Village of Porterdale with partnership from Georgia Department of Community Affiars, Georgia Department of Economic Development and Georgia Municipal Association. 

For further information, contact Josephine Kelly:; 770-843-2657.

Related Resources

The Conservation Fund information sheet

Through our Balancing Nature and Commerce in Rural Communities Program, we create on-the-ground solutions by helping towns and regions engage diverse constituencies and achieve strong conservation, community, and economic development outcomes. Our focus is on strengthening rural communities: places defined... Read More >