@ Metro Baptist Church, Manhattan, NY
A dynamic 2-day workshop introducing the core principles and applications of Asset-Based Community Development (ABCD) in the context of local communities. Presentations and discussions will occur in light of current conversations about equity and social justice and will enable participants to think deeper about responses to these challenges. This training offers an optional half-day site visit for an additional fee. Limited optional dorm style housing available at Metro Baptist Church for $30 per night. See flyer more details. REGISTER at our Eventbrite site. Early Bird sale ends March 1.
The Asset-Based Community Development Institute (ABCD) is at the center of a large and growing movement that considers local assets as the primary building blocks of sustainable community development. 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.
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