Achieving sustainability

Finding and using technology

Some long-
established Cape Cod nonprofits

Advocates for nonprofits

Finding grantmakers


Management resources for nonprofits


Civic renewal

Writing effective newsletters









Page updated
October 06, 2008

Civic Renewal 

American Town Network

American Association of State and Local History (AASLH)


Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard Law School

The Boston Foundation, The Boston Indicators Report

Boston Society of Architects (BSA), Shaping Communities Project


Cape Cod's Smart Planning and Growth Coalition

Center for Urban and Regional Policy (CURP), Northeastern University

Community and Civic Idealism


Community Building on the Web

Community gardens:  American Community Gardening Association

Congress for the New Urbanism (CNU)


Family, Home, and Community, Citizen Gateway, U.S. government


Hauser Center for Nonprofit Organizations: John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University


Jurgen Habermas, The Theologian of Talk


Listening Post, Johns Hopkins Center for Civil Society Studies

Lower Cape Community Development Corporation


The Center for Communication and Civic Engagement at the University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

Main Street, National Trust for Historic Preservation

Making Sense of Place, the Web site for the documentary film (Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, which readers should also see for town and city planning news and information) 

Massachusetts Community Preservation Act

Montana, University of, Office for Civic Engagement

Mount Wachusett Community College Civic Engagement Project: Center for Democracy and Humanities


National Coalition for the Homeless (NCH)


Participation and Civic Engagement, The World Bank 

Planetwork "explores how the creative application of digital toolsvisualization technologies, software, and the Internet, among otherscan open new possibilities for positive global change." Citizen Participation Center


Saguaro Seminar, Civic Engagement in America, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

Scenic America


Urban Land Institute


Virtual World:  The New Suburb?  National Geographic

See also the Larson Report sections Politics (Civic Engagement) and References (Community).






Interesting Articles

Fast Company, Social Capitalists