ABCD in Action is your community - a place where we can learn from each other about how to apply the principles and practices of Asset-Based Community Development (ABCD).
"Building on the skills of local residents, the power of local associations, and the supportive functions of local institutions, asset-based community development draws upon existing community strengths to build stronger, more sustainable communities for the future.” ~http://www.abcdinstitute.org
In order to keep up with technology changes, ABCD in Action will be moving soon to a new platform. We want to take advantage of this move to stop and reflect on what is working and what we can do better.The members of this community are important to…Continue
Hi! I am new to the ABCD conversation and have lots of questions for you. I am excited to get more involved and learn from those of you who have researched academically AND who have personal experiences with ABCD. I appreciate all feedback,…Continue
How many people are a part of a non-profit mainly focused on ABCD? Would you be willing to share the narrative from your 501c3 application? We're making progress on ours but ABCD is a unique approach that isn't as quantifiable compared to other…Continue
Hello,I am new to this discussion board but am interested to hear if anyone has any experience in, or knowledge of, ABCD projects that focus on communities of interest (rather than geographically bounded neighbourhoods). I am looking at a project…Continue