Community Working Group, Inc.
November 16, 2010
CWG has created a focal point in Palo Alto for addressing housing issues. It has done this in a way that is a model for other communities: clear goals and projects, community involvement, evidence-based forums and policy-based actions. Because of housing pressures in Palo Alto (little land available, difficult approval processes, high price of real estate) the CWG has been essential to forward movement. BRAVO!
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
Creating a focus for homeless and housing services in Palo Alto, a place where it is notoriously difficult to address these issues because of the high price of real estate and NIMBY issues.
Ways to make it better...
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
Publicize positive results, achievements.
Volunteer & I took photographs for major projects and events.