Share resources and passion to strengthen the region.

Highlight what is inspiring and right in the region while recognizing that challenges exist.

Attend to relationships and networks to build trust, optimism and a common sense of purpose across the region.

Practice Asset-Based Thinking and building from strength in daily work and life.

Emphasize inclusion, reaching beyond traditional barriers of age, class and education.


Name *
Describe a person, place, event, or project that thrills you and makes you excited about the future of our region. The more specific you are the better.
May we share was inspires you about the region with others, including on this website?
May we publish your name on the list of people who have taken the Placemaker Pledge?
May we add your name to the map on this site that shows people who support this movement?
This will be general placement. Zooming to street level indication will be disabled.