The fifth TF meeting (9/9/11) focused upon a review of the past four meetings, gathering suggestions for future growth, and an exercise in prioritizing key lessons learned so far. The group identified the following areas for particular emphasis and dedication of resources.

  • Improved and more frequest training sessions for NNB staff and partcipants
  • Link to each NNB organization’s own web site
  • Offer promising students more stipends and incentives to encourage more quality stories
  • Seek more Grants to grow the project
  • Explore on-line ads and “in-kind” donations with local businesses