"We need to change how Democracy is functioning now. What does participatory budgeting – participatory democracy – do? It creates a new mode of governance and it challenges the status quo."


—  Amy Nguyen, Guest Speaker at the Community Forum

How does Participatory  Budgeting work?

1. Community
brainstorms ideas

2. Project

3. Vote

4. Winners
receive funding


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