Monthly Archives: May 2013

Another Local Example: The Pittsburgh Project

The Pittsburgh Project based on Pittsburgh’s Northside is another example of a successful community development effort. The Pittsburgh Project is a nonprofit community development organization with a 25-year track record of developing leaders and serving the city’s most vulnerable residents.  … Continue reading

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Some interesting ideas about building better blocks

Here is an interesting TED Talk about building better blocks. Check out the simple, straight-forward tips at the end.   Here is the link to their website-The Better Block Hat Tip to Joshua W.!

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What one local community is doing: The Braddock Youth Project

This is a great example of what one local community is doing to help write their future story. The Braddock Youth Project   The Braddock Youth Project is a youth work skills training program that seeks to foster skills that will … Continue reading

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Questions

This blog is very much intended to be a collaborative blog. After reviewing the data from the Community Visioning Project what are your thoughts on these questions?  What does this data suggest to you? How can we best use this … Continue reading

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From Leadership that Creates the Future 7 Questions: Accountability for Community Impact | Leadership That Creates the Future

This is a very relevant article with 7 key questions we should ask as we continue to write the future story of our community. 7 Questions: Accountability for Community Impact Posted on May 16, 2013 by Jane Garthson The quality … Continue reading

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From Creating the Future Blog: 3 Minutes on… Empowering Your Community

This link is to a 3 minute video that talks about “What changes when we see community members as agents for their own change?” Please check it out at this link.    

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A-K Valley Circles Site Family Fun Night at Memorial Park

Anyone who participated in any Circles events this past year including the Community Visioning Project is cordially invited to attend our Family Fun Night at Memorial Park (New Kensington) on Thursday May 30th see the PDF flyer below for complete … Continue reading

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