Community Impact

UniverCity Connections exists to create relationships that foster collaboration.  Relationships that have formed through UniverCity Connections enable people to work together across organizations to meet the needs and future challenges facing the district — inside the UniverCity Connections framework, or outside of it.

Stakeholders and task groups have envisioned and helped implement dynamic ideas which continue to make a positive community impact. 

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In addition to these initiatives, UniverCity Connections also contributed to and influenced the following projects: Community Marketplace /Workforce Development /Scientfic and Cultural Funding District / Innovation Initiative / Pathways Past Poverty / CSU Ventures / Bridges Across the City / Homecoming / Velodrome / Incubator / River District / Amphitheatre / Plan Fort Collins / Arts Engagement Summit

These impacts have come through the collaborative efforts of two distinct iterations of task groups focused to meet the challenges identified by UCC.
The original UniverCity Connections had eight task groups:

UniverCity Connections was renewed in 2012 with  seven task groups: