R2W is a story about change in a small community in Nova Scotia, Bridgewater.
R2W is about how individuals following their passions come together to shift stories, attitudes, and appearances to create vibrancy and resilience.
R2W is putting asset-based community development into action. It’s about community youth development making a difference.
R2W is about celebrating gifts, assets and good ideas.
The main collaborators who make up Ripples 2 Waves are Cate deVreede and Brian Braganza. Also known as the PebbleTossers, who started a ripple called the Bridgewater Community Christmas dinner in 2009.
Brian and Cate have backgrounds in asset-based community development, youth engagement and environmental education. They are social animators who have a lot of fun making change happen.
We welcome comments and ideas for contributions. If you know of something innovative or somebody who is making a difference in Bridgewater, let us know and we’ll post it.