Community Organizing

Helene Slessarev 03-01-2000

Baltimoreans United in Leadership Development (BUILD), a faith-based organizing network in Baltimore, won the first municipal living wage ordinance in the country in 1994.

Helene Slessarev 03-01-2000

The East Brooklyn Congregations (EBC) literally have rebuilt an entire community by securing the funding to erect 2,300 single family homes in a devastated section of Oceanhill-Brownsville...

Bronwyn Shiffer 03-01-2000
Women's project leads to transformation.
Helene Slessarev 03-01-2000

Faith-based community organizing is taking off---with benefits for both community and church.

Perry Bush 09-01-1998
For a century and a half, workers and church people have organized together.
Kent Paterson 09-01-1998
Sewer Pipes and Hope
Jeffrey Brown 03-01-1998
A community responds to violence.
Peter Wirth 07-01-1995
Neighbors work together to take back their streets.
Susan Meeker-Lowry 05-01-1995
Building hope in the inner city of Boston