Live Healthy Little Havana is a collective impact initiative. Collective impact is the commitment of a group of individuals from different sectors to a common agenda for solving specific social problems, using a structured form of collaboration. The concept of collective impact hinges on the idea that organizations need to coordinate their efforts and work together around a clearly defined goal in order for those organizations to create lasting solutions to social problems on a large-scale.
It is important to build strong relationships and to be ambitious about what can be achieved. When a community of like-minded people agree on plans, goals and strategies, they can achieve buy-in and garner the good-will across the community to achieve even greater things. We are doing great things in Little Havana and collective impact is driving this initiative. Here is a list of partners: