About the Book
Active Living By Design has served for more than 12 years as a bridge between dozens of funders and more than 160 community coalitions and has a unique perspective on placed-based healthy community grantmaking and collaboration. This document offers a range of insights that challenge business as usual, and explores lessons learned about investing in healthy community change to help funders of all sizes leverage their investments, achieve their goals and sustain their results.
Active Living By Design (ALBD) creates community-led change by working with local and national partners to build a culture of active living and healthy eating. ALBD provides strategic consultation and technical assistance in collaboration with coalitions, professionals, nonprofit agencies and philanthropic organizations across the United States to create healthy communities.