Resources

Veterans Resources

 

 

Civic Engagement

www.policylink.org - PolicyLink is a national research and action institute advancing economic and social equity by "Lifting Up What Works".

www.serve.gov - serve.gov is a comprehensive clearinghouse of volunteer opportunities. Americans who are interested in volunteering can use this tool to locate opportunities to serve across the country and the world.

www.nationalservice.gov - The Corporation for National and Community Service is the nation's largest grantmaker supporting service and volunteering. Programs include Senior Corps, AmeriCorps and Serve America.

www.voicesforservice.org - Voices for National Service is a coalition of national service programs and state commissions committed to expanding opportunities for Americans to serve.

 

Civic Engagement in the 21st Century

www.historians.org - The American Historical Association is a non-profit organization founded in 1884 for the promotion of historical studies, the collection and preservation of historical documents and artifacts, and the dissemination of historical research.

www.worldorphanrelief.org
Global Orphan Relief (GO!) is a Christian relief agency focused on serving Orphans, with missions in Africa and Mexico.

 

Editor's Commentary

www.tombradleylegacy.org - The Tom Bradley Legacy Foundation, with headquarters in the Tom Bradley Hall on the campus of UCLA, was founded with the participation of Mayor Bradley in 1993. Its mission is to continue his vision and accomplishments to bring together all of the fragmented communities to work as one in continuing his vision of Los Angeles.

Related book: Tom Bradley: The Impossible Dream, J. Gregory Payne & Scott C. Ratzan, Roundtable Publishing, Inc, 1986

 

Civic Engagement in Action:  A Public/Private Partnership

www.publicengagement.ac.uk - Referenced in comment from Robin Hambleton, University of the West of England, Bristol

www.connectedcorridor.org - Mission:  Transforming neighborhoods into one community by creating connectivity and empowering stakeholders from the top of the town to downtown.  Referenced in comment from Carina Cristiano Leoni, LLB Atlantic Corridor Project Director.

 

Corporate Social Responsibility

www.haas.berkeley.edu - The UC Berkeley Center for Responsible Business promotes corporate and business understanding that being socially and environmentally responsible is integral to long-term success.

Related book: Just Good Business: The Strategic Guide To Aligning Corporate Responsibility & Brand, Kellie A. McElhaney, Executive Director and John C. Whitehead Professor of Corporate Responsibility at UC Berkeley Haas School of Business.

Civic Engagement: Connect/Disconnect

www.compasspoint.org - CompassPoint Nonprofit services is a consulting, research, and training organization providing nonprofits with management tools, strategies, and resources to lead change in their communities.