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Home > Our City > Other Information > Local Programs & Projects > Community Building Resources

Community Building Resources

What is Strategic Planning?

Adapted from Bryson's Strategic Planning in Public and Nonprofit Organizations

Strategic Planning (in nonprofit or for-for profit organizations)

By Carter McNamara, MBA, PhD

National Endowment for the Arts PUBLICATIONS

Lessons Learned: Essays

Advice and Information on Grant Seeking and Proposal Writing Description of Strategic Planning

HUD's CONSOLIDATION Plan

An action Guide for Involving Low Income Communities Identifying Needs, Setting Priorities, Monitoring Your Government's Performance

Journal of Vocational and Technical Education SWOT Analysis: A management Tool for Initiative New Programs in Vocational Schools

Strategy Definitions and Meaning

By: Fred Nickols 

ACTION Center - Activists' Center for Training In Organizing and Networking

The ACTION Center is an activist organizing center in Philadelphia in which activists work as full-time volunteers on many projects. Read about volunteering or interning on the ACTION Center's website.

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