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How to Use Local Assets to Make Your Community Effective

by Peter Block, Mary Nelson on March 6, 2013

Tagged as: Gifts / Association / Cooperation / Raising Children / Local Economy / Food / Safety / Care of People on the Margin

Download or listen to John and Peter's March 5 conversation with Mary Nelson on asset-based approaches to building community generally and what makes them effective. Mary is the founder and longtime Director of Bethel New Life, one of the nation's best neighborhood development organizations. She is on the faculty of the Northwestern University’s Asset Based Community Development Institute (ABCD) and consults, speaks and does workshops in the U.S. and internationally (South Africa, Australia, East Timor, Germany, Mexico).

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Running time (with Q&A): 0:57:10

 

 

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