Dear Friends, We want to thank all of you who have prayed for, served alongside and provided financial support to Embrace Richmond and the local leaders we support. It costs an average of $5,000 to launch each neighborhood initiative Embrace supports. In 2013 Embrace supported more than twenty on-going community initiatives. Our goal is to…
This week Wendy talks about the role of government in community development.
This week we look at theological background of ABCD.
This week, Wendy discusses how serving can be a bad thing.
In this clip, Wendy explains the basics of Asset Based Community Development.
Learn more about Embrace’s current mission on the North Side.
The Amazing Raise begins tomorrow! Our goal is to raise $5000 to support a youth mentoring and job skills program lead by some of our great neighbors. Our great neighbors are amazing people who care about their neighborhood and want to see their neighborhood change. To support Embrace and the mentoring program all you need…
We often get questions from leaders asking where to start learning about and implementing asset based community development theories. Wendy’s written a fantastic post on her blog giving a few of the basics along with a tool chest for beginners. Be sure to check it out.
Corey Fields, Associate Pastor at First Baptist Church Topeka, interviewed Wendy for his i3 vodcast. For the next several weeks we’ll be showing pieces of the interview to help us learn a little about Asset Based Community Development. This week, we’re focusing on Wendy’s story.