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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
How to Influence Change: Us... by on Scribd
Tipping Points: Actions that might transform lives of inner city kids by Daniel F. Bassill
Expanding Network Of Adults Involved in Helping Inner City Youth - Logic Model by Daniel F. Bassill on Scribd
A donation to the Tutor/Mentor Institute, LLC helps keep the Tutor/Mentor Connection available to Chicago. The T/MC supports this web site and the work we do to help all tutor/mentor programs in the Chicago..
This video shows the students and volunteers at Cabrini Connections as they give thanks to each other during the holidays.
This blog has links to many other pages and blogs where we show the work interns have been doing since 2006.
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.
At this site students and alumni from Northwestern University are sharing experiences with a goal of building greater involvement of the NU community in the strategies of the Tutor/Mentor Connection.
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.
This is an example of how we seek to interact with departments at various universities around the country to share our ideas and connect volunteers, interns, faculty and alumni with the work we are doing.
Social entrepreneurship is emerging as a category of innovation and problem solving. This link points to some sites where the T/MC shares ideas and learns from others.
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."
TakePart is an independent online community that connects its members directly to the issues that inspire them to engage, contribute and take action.
This is a newspaper format showing comments posted by Twitter people that I'm following. Launched 3/8/2011