• Experiential learning
    Experiential learning, deep reflection and practical skills create change agents for life.
Cupertino - San Jose

Cupertino – San Jose

Los Angeles

Los Angeles

Minneapolis - St. Paul

Minneapolis – St. Paul

Mississippi

Mississippi

New York

New York

Philadelphia - WCU

Philadelphia – WCU

Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City

Southeast Michigan

Southeast Michigan

Our Vision

We envision a multi-ethnic, multi-racial, equitable, and sustainable society where justice triumphs over exploitation.  Toward achieving a just, humane and healthy world, we are expanding community change education for all. 

Student Stories

  • Nahje Royster: On Finding Her Voice in a Whitewashed World

    Nahje Royster, a student at West Chester University, was born and raised in a diverse neighborhood in northern Philadelphia. “There were a lot of different communities within in my neighborhood,” she says, including lots of people from Latinx, Hispanic, and Black backgrounds. “I grew up with a lot of people with a similar story to […]

  • The Only Constant in Henry Ford’s “Community Leadership” Program Is Change

    The Community Leadership Program at Henry Ford College may already be in its fourth year, but its curriculum is far from set in stone—and Professor Robert Yahrmatter, who leads the program, plans to keep it that way. The core of the program, he says, is the Introduction to Community Leadership course. “We teach the fundamentals […]

  • Yonci Jameson: On How Community Development Can Lay the Groundwork for Long-Lasting Change

    Yonci Jameson grew up in the North Side of Minneapolis, a predominantly black neighborhood. But she went to high school across town, where her classmates and teachers were mostly white.

    The contrast was stark, and made a big impact on her. “It was clear that my neighborhood has been historically disinvested in, with lots of […]