Connection and Community

“The need for connection and community is primal,
as fundamental as the need for air, water, and food.” ~Dean Ornish

Dear friends,
Connection and community — two primal needs. We all have multiple connections — communitywith the land, the place, each other and together we celebrate being part of many communities. This week in MIssoula, we have the opportunity to explore these concepts in depth with three sets of events and activities focused around different aspects of community and connection. We just kicked off Suicide Prevention Week, a tragic reminder of how the lack of connection and belonging destroy us. This is also Walk and Roll Week, celebrating 27 years of learning to get around with people- Continue reading