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Farming: Organic Farming - Grow Your Own: Fruits, & Vegetables! Plus Start An Organic Farm Business By Michael I Rich
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New, Improved, Updated and Expanded - 3rd Edition. High Quality, Premium Product. Grow Your Own Healthy, Popular, and Profitable Organic Produce! In this book, you’ll learn how to start... More > your organic farm at home, which crops to grow, and how to get certified as an organic producer. This book has everything you need to get started as an organic farmer! When you get Farming: Organic Farming - Grow Your Own: Fruits & Vegetables! Plus Start An Organic Farm Business, you’ll not only learn the skills and techniques you’ll need to run a prospering farm, you’ll also learn how to connect with other farmers and trade ideas, supplies, and equipment. You’re joining a community of positive, helpful idealists who want to make the world a better place! Don’t wait another minute to start your dream farm – Get your copy right away! You'll even get a FREE BONUS book inside!< Less
Taking it to the Streets: Using History as a Tool for Community-Building By Elizabeth Russell
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This thesis explores ways historical organizations can use history as a tool to develop projects that incorporate skill-building and foster a sense of place for underserved communities.
HS 315 ASSIGNMENT COMMUNITY HEALTH ISSUES-KAPLAN By jon kelly
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HS 315 Assignment Community Health Issues-Kaplan HS315 HS 315 Assignment Community Health Issues-Kaplan HS315 Public Health Using systems thinking to address a health-based social issue, analyze an... More > organization that uses a collaboration of several organizations to generate positive social change. Examples of alliances or collaboratives addressing social change include the STOP Obesity Alliance, National Tobacco Cessation Collaborative, Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention, or other similar organization that utilizes several organizations to create behavior change. There are many state-based and community-based alliances/collaboratives that work on social issues in the community, as well.< Less
The Role of Community Leaders: Finding Solutions to the HIV/AIDS Epidemic By Mrs. Octavia Coleman, MHSA & For the Cause Charity, Inc.
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This research project identifies the need for improvements in community based organizations and the responsibility placed on community leaders to provide and execute quality attention to the stigma... More > related issues in African-American communities.< Less
Charm Bracelet Project: Culture and Community on Pittsburgh's North Side By Children's Museum of Pittsburgh
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Charm Bracelet Project: Culture and Community on Pittsburgh’s North Side tells the story of cultural, educational and recreational organizations transforming traditional understandings of how... More > institutions make community impact.  This publication offers a portfolio of projects as well as descriptions and insights that showcase how a network of organizations worked collectively to foster vibrancy at the street level and constructively impacted Pittsburgh’s North Side, a corner of the city faced with substantial challenges.  The ensuing partnerships and collaborations launched an intentional practice of sharing agendas and joining agendas by and between the ‘charms’ of the North Side, creating a ‘bracelet’ on the North Side to strengthen family experiences, guide future development and invigorate the everyday spaces of a city. < Less
Handbook on Pests of Community Environments in the Desert Southwest U.S. By Nair et al.
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This concise, reader-friendly handbook complete with photographs, consolidates information on some of the different arthropods, vertebrates and weeds that may be encountered in community environments... More > in the desert southwest United States. This handbook is intended for anyone who lives, learns, works, plays, or engages in any activity in community environments. It provides basic information to help readers decide whether organisms they may come across in these environments are pests or not.< Less
Why This Work Matters: Wisdom from the People Who Are Making Communities Better By Della Rucker
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Why This Work Matters introduces you to the voices of 11 people who are doing the hard work of making communities better. They work in local and state and federal organizations, in governments and... More > nonprofits, in planning, economic development, city management, downtown revitalization and more. In their own words, as clearly and honestly as they can put in writing, you’ll hear how they manage the frustrations of this work — how they deal with political realities, with shortcomings, with bureaucracy and discouragement. And, maybe more importantly, you’ll hear what they draw on to summon the courage and the bravery to keep at it. Hopefully, Why This Work Matters will help you find the courage to keep doing your Work That Matters, too.< Less
Why This Work Matters: Wisdom from the People Who Are Making Communities Better By Della Rucker
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Why This Work Matters introduces you to the voices of 11 people who are doing the hard work of making communities better. They work in local and state and federal organizations, in governments and... More > nonprofits, in planning, economic development, city management, downtown revitalization and more. In their own words, as clearly and honestly as they can put in writing, you’ll hear how they manage the frustrations of this work — how they deal with political realities, with shortcomings, with bureaucracy and discouragement. And, maybe more importantly, you’ll hear what they draw on to summon the courage and the bravery to keep at it. Hopefully, Why This Work Matters will help you find the courage to keep doing your Work That Matters, too.< Less
Amplifying Arts: Establishing Sustainable Community Partnerships on Chicago's South Side By Chicago Policy Research Team
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Amplifying Arts outlines ways the Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, the Washington Park Arts Incubator (WPAI), and the DuSable Museum of African American History can amplify artistic and... More > cultural activity through creative place-making efforts based on the South Side of Chicago. Historically, the South Side has been a major center of black culture in the United States. In recent decades, however, the artistic and cultural life of the South Side community has suffered from the effects of economic, demographic, and cultural shifts. Recently, local organizations and institutions, including the University of Chicago, have tried to reverse this trend.< Less
DIY :: HCI — A Showcase of Methods, Communities and Values for Reuse and Customization By Leah Buechley et al.
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What do makers and crafters have to teach us about the world, ourselves, and technology? People are driven to customize their objects and build things. People also spend copious amounts of time... More > tinkering with the things they own. Groups often get together to share these techniques for building, modifying and embellishing artifacts, and vibrant social communities develop as a result. All of these activities are part of a rich do-it-yourself (DIY) tradition. The contents of this book are drawn from a workshop that we organized for the 2009 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2009). Many members of the CHI research community (not just the editors of this book) already participate in and write for grassroots DIY communities as well. We wanted to provide a forum for participants in these overlapping communities to collaborate around DIY issues and support ongoing research on DIY practice in ways that may be more visible to HCI practitioners and researchers.< Less

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