Local Resources & Asset-Based Community Development
Most approaches to community development focus on what communities need. What if we worked instead from what communities have?
Many communities have traditions of working together for the community. People will come together to help someone build a house or a barn or harvest crops, will trade...
We don’t normally think of people as a resource. But the mere fact of working together with others provides a lot of opportunities. Different people have...
What material resources do you have that you can use? How could they benefit your project? Often times, we assume that it costs a lot of...