Often, we learn more from our failures than our successes. In that light, in partnership with the Fund for Democratic Communities (F4DC)—a local private foundation in Greensboro, North Carolina—we bring you a vitally important story about a dream that fell short, a dream that was known as the Renaissance Community Co-op (RCC), and the vital lessons that were learned from that experience.
[See also The Ballad of the RCC, or “Nice Try. Now Try Again" by Sohnie Black, Ed Whitfield, and Marnie Thompson, at Nonprofit Quarterly. -ed.]