It’s time we gave friendships the care and attention they deserve! so how do we do this? Ryan and Robin, from Kitestring have been researching this topic for a while and continue to run projects that are exploring what’s uniquely challenging about friendship and community in the modern context and what opportunities exist to build stronger connections. You can read another fantastic article about close friendships here.
Based on Kitestring’s research (you can read their booklet here), containers hold deep friendships. So what is a container? From a weekly neighbourhood dinner to a community project, a monthly book club, a local sports club, a weekend Skype date… so many kinds! A good container has to balance three things: