Talkshoe Conversation with John McKnight and Peter Block: 2016

October - 11 Conversation with ABCD Faculty member, Lisa Hadden,

1 p.m. Eastern time

In her work with the Michigan Area Health Education Center Executive Director Lisa Hadden has developed creative ways to get medical professionals oriented to support rather than control local partners.

They will talk for about a half hour about how co-operatives are emerging as powerful forces of change and the role of citizen-workers have in bringing new opportunities and family-sustaining jobs to local neighborhoods. Then they’ll open the conversation up for questions and comments from anyone who wants to stay around.

After the lead-in discussion, they’ll open the conversation up for questions and comments from anyone who wants to stay around.

It's easy to listen and participate. If you can’t listen live, the conversation will be archived.

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To listen to a past conversation

Opportunity Not to Be Missed! Second International ABCD Festival, Goa, India

January 15-17, 2017 (Pre-Festival Community Development Masterclasses, 14-15 January, 2017)
International Centre Goa, Dona Paula, Goa

A combination of keynote presentations and panels from ABCD practitioners across the globe, group participatory discovery experiences, guided interactive tours to fascinating Goan projects and localities, times of celebration and networking and an opportunity to discover the beauty and uniqueness of Goa. The two days prior to the Festival (14-15 January, 2017) will offer the option to attend a series of Masterclasses in a variety of community development skill areas.

For more information and download a brochure

Asset-Based Community Development Training in Chicago
Communities First Association Annual Fall Gathering

October 13 - October 15, 2016
9am to 6pm
Chicago, IL

Communities First Association is proud to present our annual Fall Gathering in Chicago! This year's gathering promises to be our best yet! In addition to our fantastic Community Advancement Coaches, we are excited to welcome Christian Community Developers from outside of our network; creating new dimension and dynamic to our already fruitful time together. As we are planning, it would be immensely helpful to know whom we will be serving! For those who will be traveling in from out of town, we have secured a few different hotel accommodations for you to choose from during your stay.

For more information and to register


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