Listening-Building-Making Change: Job Profile of a Community Organizer

In this report, nearly 100 organizers and organizing experts from across the country convened by CLP talk about the specific tasks, skills, and knowledge needed by change agents and how and when organizers apply these. The full report and companion short reports can help you establish a Pathways into Community Change Careers program – including setting learning objectives for the curriculum, training, and internships that prepare students for careers in community organizing.

Or see these shorter pieces from the full report: 

  • Job Profile of a Community Organizer Excerpts 
  • Organizers Talk about Organizing 
  • What Does an Organizer Need to Know?