Monday, November 19, 2012

Dr. Chamard presents at community leadership workshop series

Dr. Sharon Chamard, Justice faculty, presented at the 2012 Community Leadership Workshop Series sponsored by NeighborWorks® Anchorage.  On October 20, 2012, Dr. Chamard discussed "Community Action," including the role of community councils, and how to organize to get things done in a community setting.

This series of four workshops were free and open to all Anchorage residents and community members. Topics included Community Issues, Community Vision, Community Engagement, and Community Action.

NeighborWorks® Anchorage focuses on affordable rental housing, home ownership/rehabilitation, and community engagement and resident services.  The organization is dedicated to improving the quality of life for families and individuals by preserving homes, creating new housing opportunities and strengthening neighborhoods.