Building Blocks of Trust: Creating Authentic and Equitable Relationships Between Community Organizations and Water Utilities

Want to know how to build strong relationships with your local water utility for clean and safe water? Learn from successful partnerships around the country in our report with WaterNow Alliance, Building Blocks of Trust: Creating Authentic and Equitable Relationships Between Community Organizations and Water Utilities 

In this report you’ll find best practices and case studies you can apply locally to create and bolster relationships that will improve the health of waterways and communities.

Trust between water utilities and community organizations is critical for successful decision making and investing that leads to safe, clean and sustainable water for all, and we hope that the lessons shared in our report can help seed and inspire many more such relationships.

Short on time? Download this three-page summary of all the Building Blocks.

 

Trust Building Support Initiative – Applications Open Now!

River Network and the WaterNow Alliance are working together to provide support for community organizations and water utilities seeking to build trusting relationships as part of their work together toward more equitable and sustainable water and community outcomes. We are seeking applications from interested water utility-community group partnerships to receive technical, financial, capacity building and leadership development support over an eight-month period.

Apply by February 28 to be part of our Trust Building Support Initiative!

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