12 topics kamalasad

Community News

» Our forum is the place you want to connect with each other. Check out the categories of conversations in the forum and share your thoughts... Tell us what you're working on. What's the biggest challenge you face? What can others help you with? Find topics that interest you and respond. We're here for each other!
4 topics Paul Wagstaff

Coronavirus and Communities

» We invite you to join a conversation and/or start a new conversation about how your community is dealing with the coronavirus pandemic.
7 topics fkleedorfer

Connecting to each other

» Would you like to connect with other people in your part of the world? Start a new conversation in this part of the community forum and see what shows up. Be sure to include your country, continent, city, or neighborhood - whatever makes sense - in the subject line so people can tell where you are from.
1 topics Joseph Swai

About ABCD in Action & How do I....?

» Questions, answers, and information about this online community. We'll try to share various tips and tricks about using this platform as well.
29 topics Proshanto Baroi

ABCD - Getting Started/Challenges

» Do you have questions about how to use ABCD? Maybe you're just getting started with organizing your community and aren't sure where to start... Maybe you've run into a challenge and would like some help.
5 topics Alan Pakaln

ABCD - New topics

» Do you want to post a question or start a conversation, but you aren’t sure where it should go or you can’t find a topic it fits under? This is a great place to post it!
15 topics John Hamerlinck

Asset Mapping & Gift Inventories

» What is Asset-Mapping? What are Gift Inventories? What tools do you use? How do you use them?
2 topics Alan Blackshaw

ABCD and Community/Public Safety

» How Can We Reimagine a Community-Driven, Asset-Based Approach to Public Safety?
3 topics ABCD in Action

ABCD and Disaster/Emergency Management

» With so much great work happening globally to support building community resilience particularly in Disaster/Emergency Planning, let’s start to share our learnings. How can ABCD practice support truly community led initiatives? How can we support government and EM agencies better engage with communities?
1 topics John Hamerlinck

ABCD and Higher Education

» How can colleges and universities use ABCD in their work with students and communities?
12 topics Allison Lourash

ABCD and Institutions (Universities, Hospitals, Government, Libraries, NGOs, etc.)

» Questions and conversations about how Local Institutions and Communities can work together and build partnerships that have effectively employ ABCD principles.
1 topics April Doner

ABCD and Libraries

» A space for folks who work for or with libraries to discuss how libraries can use ABCD to better serve their communities.
2 topics ABCD in Action

ABCD and Social/Racial Justice

» A safe place to gather and talk about social and racial justice and the role that ABCD can play.
10 topics Tracey

Connect Locally

» Looking for someone who's interested in or using ABCD in your part of the world? Connect here or check out Groups page: If you don't see a group from your part of the world and want to start one, let us know!
40 topics alexsmith12

Tips, Tools, Strategies, and Technology

» Simple ideas or complex technology? Tools may be as simple as a talking stick or as complex as a shared online platform that matches gifts and needs (e.g., Timebanks). Share ideas, questions and conversations about useful tips, tools, strategies, and technology that people can use with their communities.
21 topics Sean McConnell


» Share training resources, ask for feedback on your curriculum, and connect with others who are doing training.
3 topics ABCD in Action

Working in the Gap

» Are you interested in how we can work "in the gap" between institutions and communities? How can you work for an institution and yet support local neighbors and associations as the leaders of change in their communities?
10 topics Ben Wheeler

Job Openings

» Job listings are not moderated or vetted, so all risk is assumed by the parties to the transaction.