Empowering Local Communities Through Leadership Development and Capacity Building
- January 2008 (79 pages)
- January 5, 2008
This publication is comprised of stories that reveal the myriad ways OUP grantees are succeeding in revitalizing communities by offering individuals and organizations the skills and resources they need to take ownership of local assets and challenges—and then to initiate their own efforts to build better communities. The publication\'s 10 chapters feature 5 examples of successful initiatives that teach leadership skills to individual community residents and 5 examples of successful efforts to build the capacity of community-based organizations.