Each community is like a unique puzzle with its own set of needs and desires. Understanding those needs is crucial to connecting with communities authentically and effectively. You must establish a clear link between your goals and the aspirations of the people you’re eager to engage with and gain support from.
To have a good grasp of what a particular community needs, it’s crucial to turn to the community itself to truly understand its wants and desires. This work has to be done genuinely and with an open mind. The secret lies in intertwining your objectives with the hopes and ambitions of the community you aim to reach. Let’s take a deep dive into understanding and addressing community needs in order to optimise community engagement.