Resources

Ashoka
http://www.ashoka.org/about
The global association of the world's leading social entrepreneurs.

Asset Based Community Development Institute
http://www.abcdinstitute.org/
The Asset-Based Community Development Institute (ABCD) is at the center of a large and growing movement that considers local assets as the primary building blocks of sustainable community development.

Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) – Civic Learning
http://www.aacu.org/resources/civicengagement/index.cfm

Campus Compact 
http://www.compact.org/
A national coalition of more than 1,100 college and university presidents dedicated to promoting community service, civic engagement, and service-learning in higher education.

Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship (CASE)
http://www.caseatduke.org/
CASE promotes the entrepreneurial pursuit of social impact through the thoughtful adaptation of business expertise.

COMM-ORG
http://comm-org.wisc.edu/co/node/23
The online conference on community organizing.

Course Design WorkbookPDF File

EPICS – Engineering Projects in Community Service
https://engineering.purdue.edu/EPICSU/About

IUPUI Assessment Institute
http://www.planning.iupui.edu/institute#about
The Assessment Institute in Indianapolis is the nation’s oldest and largest event focused exclusively on Outcomes Assessment in Higher Education

Mayor of Philadelphia’s Office of Civic Engagement and Volunteer Service
http://volunteer.phila.gov/about

The David Mathews Center for Civic Life
www.mathewscenter.org
To foster infrastructure, habits, and capacities for more effective civic engagement and innovative decision-making.

National Service-Learning Clearinghouse
http://www.servicelearning.org/
Supports the service-learning community in higher education, K-12, community-based organizations, tribal programs, and all others interested in strengthening schools and communities using service-learning.

Pennsylvania Campus Compact (PACC)
http://www.paccompact.org/
PACC offers statewide support for member institutions who sustain an environment, culture, and infrastructure for student civic and community engagement and campus-community partnerships.

Philadelphia Higher Education Network for Neighborhood Development (PHENND)
http://www.phennd.org/index.php/about/
PHENND is a consortium of 36 colleges and universities in the greater Philadelphia area to revitalize local communities and schools and foster civic responsibility among the region's colleges and universities.