Internships and Certification Processes include:
The Leadership Challenge
A clear opportunity exists for those who live, work, and worship in urban communities. They have the chance to exert greater influence and participate more intentionally in improving the social, physical, spiritual, economic, and political conditions of their communities.
Great Lakes Urban envisions a growing number of trained
and experienced leaders in the region who consistently apply the principles and practices of Asset Based Community Development (ABCD)…and train others to do the same. It seeks to be a catalyst for increasing the number and capacity of ABCD practitioners among residential and organizational stakeholders. This will be done primarily through the training, coaching, and certification initiatives of the ABCD Academy.
The ABCD Academy
Coaching Strategies include: