By The Numbers:
59% of respondents said that our campaign activities have made them feel more positively about Syracuse.
78 people told us they are more likely to move here or continue to live here because of our activities.
When asked what might make people move or stay in CNY, the most common response was more employment opportunities, second was more arts and culture. Third was if fewer people spoke negatively about Syracuse.
Here's what some of the respondents had to say about Believe in Syracuse:
"It is extremely important to highlight all of the positive things going in in Syracuse and not just the negativity that the local news spoon feeds us. If people see the positivity more often, they will start to believe as well."
"It is nice to see interest and excitement about building our community. It gives me an optimistic outlook with hope"
"It was the first time I went to a networking event and I actually booked a client and met some really nice people."