Reaching across sectors and in partnership with other organizations, AUCC is working to build capacity in Arkansas’ immigrant and multiethnic communities through grassroots organizing, trainings, awareness- and coalition-building campaigns and guided practice in community building.
Community building is the process of fostering greater connectivity among neighbors by strengthening the capacity of residents, associations and organizations to identify and work towards community priorities and enhance their collective quality of life.[/one-half]
Grassroots organizing emphasizes the mobilization of individual community members through volunteers and making direct contact with individuals.[/one-half]
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