Read about the perspectives of others.
Look beyond yourself.
Get to know at least one street person.
Don’t underestimate who can give back to the community (those with the least often give the most).
People need to be invited to participate in the community to be involved.
Don’t assume you know what is needed. Ask and listen to the real concern and need, then act.
Address root causes, build capacity of people, organizations, families.
Education, awareness, knowledge. Don’t forget our history. It has the answers.
Don’t be a bystander. Stand up for beliefs, people, cultures.
Connection and involvement key to building community.
walk in their shoes.
Start with 10% of buying local. Support local to build sustainability in the community.
Introduce people to each other.
Nudge for change, don’t push.
Don’t give negative behaviour a stage and accentuate the positive.
Create a municipal community building commission.
Have your city council create a community building commission.
When you’re tired, take a break.