One of the most important aspects of a life well-lived is the discovery and pursuit of one's own goals and aspirations. For those of us who practice Asset-Based Community Development (ABCD), this is a fundamental part of the work - helping residents
The most strategic philanthropic investment in the U.S. goes towards revitalizing the distressed neighborhoods that are the source of most of our social issues. These neighborhoods are also full of people with aspirations and talents.
For the past 21 years, Florida Citrus Sports (FCS), has been investing in youth enrichment in Orlando through a program called "MVP Summer Camp." This year the camp is being extended to a year-round program called "MVP Families." Through the
Former basketball player and U.S. Senator Bill Bradley once said, “Leadership is unlocking people’s potential to become better.” So true. You could also say the same about a community. While leadership is certainly not the only ingredient in a