How we view our community and how we feel about living where we do builds our allegiance. This task force is dedicated to building community connectivity with goals to unite community members with similar interests.
What Is Community Anyway?
"Community” is so easy to say. The word itself connects us with each other. It describes an experience so common that we never really take time to explain it. It seems so simple, so natural, and so human. Researchers at Community Science of Stanford weigh in.
People recognize that social structures are deteriorating and that people want more of a sense of connection with others. Read more about the idea of connecting with others from Grassroots Economic Organizing.
We need a more systemic and accessible way for underserved individuals to share their beliefs, insights, and experiences directly with policymakers, nonprofits, and their own communities. The founder of GreatNonprofits and one of its projects, CitizenInsights shares her thoughts.