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Changing the Narrative to Change the Odds: Improving Upward Economic Mobility in Fayetteville

Changing the Narrative to Change the Odds: Improving Upward Economic Mobility in Fayetteville

In mid-December, we traveled to Fayetteville: a mid-sized city in the Sandhills of North Carolina with strong higher education institutions and a notable military population, thanks to the presence of Fort Bragg. As we learned from session participants, some of Fayetteville’s greatest strengths lie in community leaders’ ability to come together and speak honestly and reflect about community challenges.