• Join the ABCD In Action online community of practice! This free online space provides an opportunity to share examples of ABCD in action, ask questions, and spark conversation. Visit ABCD In Action, then sign up on the righthand side. It is free to become a member - we only require membership to avoid spammers. Once a member, you can join and start discussions, pose questions and connect with more than 1,500 members in the U.S. and across the globe.

  • ABCD Institute founder and co-director John McKnight is blogging! Please visit to read his latest posts and other community development news related to his book, The Abundant Community, co-written with Peter Block.

  • In partnership with ABCD, Coady Institute colleagues Gordon Cunningham and Alison Mathie have just published an edited volume titled From Clients to Citizens: Communities Changing the Course of Their Own Development, which features case studies of asset-based community development efforts around the world.

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