“Budget Basics” Presentations – The Cincinnati Budget and Evaluation Office will provide educational sessions regarding the budget process at the following locations and times. You can pre-register for the events here:https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/basicsignup
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at Pleasant Ridge Recreation Center (5915 Ridge Road) from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at Dunham Recreation Center (4356 Dunham Lane) from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at Evanston Recreation Center (3204 Woodburn Avenue) from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Public Input Forums – A valuable part of the City budget process is receiving feedback from residents. There will be opportunities this fall to participate in the budget process at the following locations and times. You can pre-register for the events here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/pifsignup
Thursday, October 13, 2016 at Madisonville Recreation Center (5320 Stewart Avenue) from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at Evanston Recreation Center (3204 Woodburn Avenue) from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at Price Hill Recreation Center (959 Hawthorne Avenue) from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
YES! Magazine co-founder and editor at large Sarah van Gelder climbed into a 12-year-old, four-cylinder pickup truck and began a 12,000-mile journey to find out what people are doing in their communities about poverty, inequality, the climate crisis, and racism.
Transcription of John and Peter's July 25th conversation with Cormac Russell on his work with communities, agencies, NGOs and governments using ABCD and other strengths-based approaches in Kenya, Rwanda, Southern Sudan, South Africa, the UK, Ireland, Sweden, the Netherlands, Canada and Australia.
Deborah Puntenney has been a colleague of John McKnight and Jody Kretzmann at the Asset-Based Community Development Institute for 25 years. In this transcribed conversation, John and Peter talk with her about how her work focuses on engaging citizens to become effective co-producers of their own health and well-being.
What is the tie that binds people on a block? How did most North Americans in a very short period of time become isolated in space? For people interested in collective/communal decision making, several communities in the U.S. and Canada are experimenting with ways to create ties among their citizens.
Neighborhood connections create complex benefits, people in Edmonton, Alberta have learned. Its Abundant Community Initiative is catching on, with municipalities across North America expressing interest in connecting neighbors.
Out of crisis, the residents of Christchurch, New Zealand discovered what is most important—community. Around the globe, multiple crises confront us. The upside is that we now have unprecedented opportunities to rebuild community.
The CA Values Act (SB 54), authored by Pro Tem Senator Kevin Deleon, is a pending state bill that would curtail use of state and local resources from engaging in deportations and create safe spaces, including at schools, health facilities, and court houses. Our ally North Bay Jobs with Justice has let us know that […]
Our 5th annual all you can eat taco and dance party. Community Church of Sebastopol — 1000 Gravenstein Hwy N., Sebastopol, Calif. Saturday, August 19, 2017 — 6:00 -10:00 PM Live music with Los Ritmicos, and Brazilian Capoiera Performance