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Community Development and Immigration

As you all know there is much hysteria circulating around the country about immigration, particularly immigration from Syria.  It is not then purpose of this post to address the entire issue. 58 more words

Grabbing community building by the horns

“This Expo is for those who take it… it’s up to you what you make of it.” This is what I remember most from my conversations with the other communication managers taking part in this year’s Expo – an unprecedented event which I believe truly changed Italy. 352 more words

Strategic Communication

Gratitude for Community Yoga: Making yoga accessible to people of color

A year ago I was given the priveledge of starting a community yoga class in Hawthorne, California. A little more than half of the population in this city is Latino and about 28% are African American. 760 more words

Yes In My Back Yard

As we get closer to the holidays, hamper drives, toy collections, and cold weather clothing donations are on the public radar. But the rest of the year, though the need remains, donations subside, until the holidays come again. 282 more words


Multiplicity of Communities and Urban Development

I live in St. Louis County which is known among other things for having a ridiculous number of communities and government jurisdictions.  Research has shown that a large number of small communities is dysfunctional.  78 more words

Morning Meetings: Creating a Safe Space for Learning | Edutopia

I can’t get enough of this video.  “Morning Meetings,” was reposted by a fellow parent of public school students/graduates, who was also my houseparent in boarding school.   537 more words