Welcome to the 2018
Council for the Common Good Retreat

Together. Connected. Empowered. – The Power of Community

When:  Thursday, December 6th  9 am – Friday, December 7th 3 pm

Lodging:  Hampton
1985 Reynolds Dr, Fort Pierce, FL 34945

The Fort Pierce Yacht Club
700 N Indian River Dr, Fort Pierce, FL 34950

To build and strengthen connections between and among members of the Councils for the Common Good.
To educate Council members and other stakeholders on issues related to equity and power,
and on key attributes of successful place-based initiatives.


• Participants will understand and be able to articulate the meaning of equity, inclusion, and power,
and how these are perpetuated in the Common Good Communities.

• Participants will learn what strategies, structures, and practices have worked in other communities,
regarding communication systems, transition of leadership, and sustainability.

• Participants will begin to consider the implications of Allegany Franciscan Ministries’ transition out of a leadership role.

• Participants will be motivated to continue working toward the common good.

This retreat is by invitation only.

Allegany Franciscan Ministries will be in touch with participants from
Overtown and Wimauma regarding group transportation to Lincoln Park.