Wed, Oct 05, 2016 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
When you’re tasked to lead groups, build consensus, and deliver solutions to clients or community stakeholders, the quality of every single interaction matters. Getting your board meetings, community meetings, and internal meetings RIGHT and planning them thoughtfully is a no-brainer, yet so many... (continued)
This handbook is the one-stop-shop for tips, tricks and how-tos for organizing local communities. It is a dedicated space for organizers to share back what they learn, ideas they have, and experiences that can help make other groups and other events even better. Pages include overviews, case studies from organizers in the field, and available... (continued)
Wed, May 20, 2015 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
You know that your organization matters to your supporters, but social media status updates are falling upon deaf ears. What is missing? More often than not, it’s simply a question of stepping back and looking at three things: Who is your audience, what do they want to discuss, and how are they valued online... (continued)
This report provides the practical intelligence that will enable voluntary & community organisations, public service providers and government at all levels to better support and develop participation. It is only through hearing people’s personal stories, and focusing on their individual experience,... (continued)
Announcement of the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education's new elective Community Engagement classification.
OMB Watch strives to encourage and expand the rights of nonprofit organizations to engage in public policy advocacy and nonpartisan voter engagement efforts. Their resource center follows developments in the Political Activities Compliance Initiative (PACI) in working towards clear rules for nonpartisan voter engagement.
The Effective Service courses are comprised of the following two courses designed to give you the tools you need to be a successful volunteer with organizations in your community:
ES101: Trends in Volunteerism; and
ES102: How to be An Effective Volunteer.
Casa Familiar Case Statement completed by: Jessica Bird, Jessica Green and
“We strongly believe that people determine their own future, family, and community. The goal is to find tools to achieve this.”
-Andrea Skorepa, Chief Executive Officer
Vision: To organize and empower residents in San Ysidro and... (continued)
This wiki is intended to help novices and advanced users alike regarding effective online community engagement; help anyone who wants to cultivate impactful, engaging online community activities, particularly regarding the cultivation of communities of practice/knowledge networks; and provide essential information and links related to... (continued)
A list of resources and organizations for service learning and community education complied by Vanderbilt University's Center for Teaching