CBCO NETWORKS

Direct Action and Research Training Center (DART)
137 N.E. 19th St. Miami, FL 33132  (305)576-8020
www.thedartcenter.org

Gamaliel Foundation
203 N. Wabash Ave. Chicago, IL 60601  (312)357-2639
www.gamaliel.org

Industrial Areas Foundation (IAF)
220 West Kinzie, 5th FL Chicago, IL 60610  (312)245-9211
www.industrialareasfoundation.org

People Improving Communities Through Organizing (PICO National Network)
171 Santa Rosa Ave. Oakland, CA 99610 (510)655-2801
www.piconetwork.org

InterValley Project
1075 Washington St, W. Newton, MA  02465
www.intervalleyproject.org
FAITH-BASED RESOURCES ON ORGANIZING

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)
Congregation-based Community Organizing resources
www.elca.org/organizing

Presbyterian Church USA
Urban Ministry Office resources on Community Organizing/Development
www.pcusa.org/evangelism/churchdevelopment/um_cocd.htm

Unitarian Universalist Association
Congregation-based Community Organizing resources,
UU Guide to CBCO  
www.uua.org/programs/justice/cbco.html

Bend The Arc: A Jewish Partnership for Justice  
Synagogue organizing resources www.bendthearc.us/program/local-organizing

Gather the People  www.gatherthepeople.org
Synagogue organizing resources

US Conference of Catholic Bishops
Catholic Campaign for Human Development www.usccb.org/cchd

Christians Supporting Community Organizing
For evangelical, Pentecostal and holiness congregations and denominations
www.cscoweb.org

Faith in Public Life
Extensive resource for faith movements of justice, include mapping, blog, more!
www.faithinpubliclife.org

*Interfaithing.com extensive online resource and directory
OTHER RESOURCES FOR FUNDERS

Neighborhood Funders Group
www.nfg.org

Funders Network on Smart Growth and Liveable Cities
offers Community Organizing: A Populist Base for Social Equity and Smart Growth by Rich Stolz
www.fundersnetwork.org
OTHER RESOURCES ON ORGANIZING

Center for Community Change
offers Transforming Lives and Communities: Community Organizing for YOU!
www.communitychange.org

Comm-Org - Online Conference on Community Organizing
comm-org.wisc.edu/

ARTICLES ON THE WEB
.
 NEW!  Sen. Barak Obama's 1990 "Why Organize? Problems and Promise in the Inner City" in
After Alinsky: Community Organizing in Illinois. http://civic.uis.
edu/Alinsky/AlinskyObamaChapter1990.htm

The Skipper Initiative: Building Social Capital in Rochester" by Diane L. Jones and Paul Speer.  
Available from Interfaith Action.  Nov. 2005
www.iapico.org

Building Democracy: Faith-Based Community Organization Today
by Mark Warren  Shelterforce, Jan/Feb. 2001
www.nhi.org/online/issues/115/Warren.html

"Community Organizing: A Quiet Revolution" Religion Link (Especially for Reporters)
www.religionlink.org/tip_040518c.php  

Family, Church, and Neighborhood: Latinos of faith exercising collective power to improve daily
life" by Timothy Matovina.     The Witness Magazine, May 2002
thewitness.org/archive/may2002/matrovina.html

Faith-Based Community Organizing; A Unique Social Justice Approach to Revitalizing
Synagogue Life"  by Julie Chizewer Weill and Lee Winkelman
http://comm-org.wisc.edu/papers2003.weill.htm

Organizing Like Jesus: The Politics of Faith-Based Community Organizing
by Shayna Storm  The Next American City (Issue 3, October 2003)
www.americancity.org/article.php?id_article=71
Resources and Links