Essential questions for community engagement

Use these essential questions to guide your community engagement and build meaningful relationships.

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Whether you’re a charity, funder or government authority, understanding what communities are thinking and feeling, and taking those thoughts and feelings seriously, is the only road to a legitimate and meaningful partnership.

Answering these essential questions will help you to build trust and establish more meaningful relationships with the communities you serve.

For more insights read our blog post Community engagement: How to create meaningful connections in an age of distrust

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