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Researching the History of Community Organizing

Center for Community Change

  • Program Education
  • Program Area Building Organized Communities
  • Grant Amount $85,000
  • Grant Period October 1, 2008–February 28, 2010
  • Location Washington, DC, United States
  • Geographic Focus United States

About this grant

The purpose of this project is to create a historical record and a system for documenting the history of community organizing in the United States. Through research and interviews, the Center for Community Change will collect and organize data and stories, publish the results, and also post the results on the Internet for use by other researchers and writers.