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More than 2000 links are organized into 25 categories. Browse the categories and sub categories to find links to web sites with information you can use to build and sustain strong organizations helping youth move through school and into jobs and careers. Some of the links point to older pages on some web sites. Click to the "home" page to find the most current information being shared. Look for social media links and connect with these organizations in social media. Look for the resource pages and visit sites that these organizations point to. This is a huge resource and it keeps growing. As you get to know what's here, by frequent visits, it will grow in its value to you.
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Planning Cycle - War on Poverty by Daniel F. Bassill
Using Ideas to Stimulate Competition and Process Improvement - Concept Paper by Daniel F. Bassill on Scribd
Tipping Points: Actions that might transform lives of inner city kids by Daniel F. Bassill
Building Network to Solve Community Problems: Youth As Leaders by Daniel F. Bassill
The MapTogether project provides free map-related training and tools for community and nonprofit groups around the world. Its resources include software, data sets, online mapping services, documentation, and training resources. In addition, its geographers provide free in-person "community mapping clinics" in cities across the United States and Canada. The MapTogether team is also available for private consultation and training as well as full-scale GIS application development and hosting.
This 2001 report describes innovative uses of technology in the non profit sector. The Tutor/Mentor Connection is mentioned on page 24. Much has changed since this report was written. The only thing that has not change is the access to funding to be able to innovate these uses of technology at Cabrini Connections, Tutor/Mentor Connection.
Writer talks about Tutor/Mentor Connection maps and says " I look forward to sharing Dan’s work with you as I think Dan is doing a fantastic job of creating a 1, 2 Punch when it comes to tackling giant issues (i.e. poverty and education) through mapping technology."