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    Discoverables versus Deliverables


    By Michael Mather, 2018-12-19
    7 years ago my friend De’Amon Harges and I were taking our regular walk together. De’Amon was working on a grant to a local institution in Indianapolis, for the organization he created with his...
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    Asset Mapping Worldrecord in The Netherlands


    By Eric Hendriks, 2018-06-14
    SCHIEDAM - A new Worldrecord Asset Mapping has been set in The Netherlands. Almost 100 people registered 672 talents, skills and things they want to share with their community in just 15...
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    Hello all!  I recently led an activity at our church women's retreat inspired by Mike Green's Gift Assessment . In a group of 80 women, we asked people to identify the: Gifts of their...
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    Lessons in ABCD from Puerto Vallarta, Mexico


    By racheldahlke, 2017-12-17
    Lessons in ABCD from Puerto Vallarta, Mexico According to Asset-Based Community Development theory, the “economy” and “physical environment” are two building blocks of communities.  Economies,...
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    Lessons in ABCD from Puerto Vallarta, Mexico


    By racheldahlke, 2017-12-17
    Lessons in ABCD from Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, by Rachel Cleaves Dahlke In Asset-Based Community Development theory, “economy” and “physical environment” are two of the building blocks of...
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    Health navigators


    By Ruben L Medina, 2017-12-05
    Hello,  I have been working with the be well initiative of the Stap[leton Foundation. We are using the principles of ABCD to connect to the community. They have started a program called Block...
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