Communities First Association

The Communities First Association is part of a national movement created to bring about holistic transformation at the grass-roots level. Communities First's goal is to help churches, organizations and individuals engage with their community, influencing it in ways that make life better for everyone here and now. The end goal of Communities First is to see communities respond and change in surprising and redemptive ways.

A Better Way

    The McLaughlin Neighborhood in Muskegon, MI is using Asset Based Community Development approaches to transform their community.   “It’s been about creating relationships, neighborhood to neighbor,” says Sarah Rinsema-Sybenga, Executive Director of Community enCompass, a Christian community development organization in...