Tag: community building

Circus McGurkis St. Pete

The Center is looking forward to taking part in the Quakers Circus McGurkis 2018 Fall event.  The Quakers have been putting on this peace event for many years.  It is always well attended and we look forward to meeting many new people and letting them know about all the great community work The Center is …

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Participatory Budgeting Goes Large

https://www.participatorybudgeting.org/ Participatory Budgeting is a process that directs a portion of a city’s (or other organization’s) budget to be spent on a project (or projects) developed and selected by the community.  In New York City, in 2018, more than $40 million is being allocated in this way; a mere 0.05% of the city’s overall budget, …

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justice for ALL

The Center is proud to support this new, grassroots organization in the Baltimore area.  Keith Page, Lead Organizer said: ” I started JFA to help give voice to people who feel powerless and voiceless in times of social injustice”.  We have been working with Keith and his team to organize and start community outreach.  With …

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