Resource Library


Deepening Community

Resilience and Space

Deepening Community, Webinars & Videos

Milton Friesen discusses the 8-80 Cities initiative with Emily Munroe. 8-80 Cities is a non-profit organization that is focused on making cities...

An Other Kingdom

Deepening Community, Webinars & Videos

Authors Peter Block, Walter Brueggemann, and John McKnight engage an intimate conversation about their new book, An Other Kingdom. The authors...

Abundant Community Edmonton

Deepening Community, Webinars & Videos

Howard Lawrence and Anne Harvey give praise to the innovators and activators of this unique neighbourhood-building framework that Edmonton has...

Deepening Community Local Initiatives

Deepening Community, Webinars & Videos

Sylvia Cheuy discusses local initiatives that relate to deepening community, and talks about the need for different sectors to work together...

Deepening Community: Realizing the Potential of Citizen Leadership

Deepening Community, Publications

While humans are hardwired to live in community, evidence shows that our actual experiences of being in community have been steadily declining...

Creating Abundant Communities

Community Development, Deepening Community, Webinars & Videos, ABCD

In this podcast, two compelling thinkers – John McKnight and Peter Block – share some of their ideas for awakening the power of neighbourhoods and...

Designing a Community Building Initiative

Community Development, Deepening Community, Tools

"Exemplary Materials For Designing a Community Building Initiative in a Neighbourhood" were developed cooperatively by the Woodlawn Organization,...

The Alchemy of Vulnerability and Care

Community Development, Deepening Community

In this beautifully written story, Vickie Cammack explores the power of transmuting vulnerabilities into the potent force of caring.

A Basic Guide to ABCD Community Organizing

Community Development, Deepening Community, Publications, ABCD

This resourceful guide walks you through how to identify and celebrate community culture, the possibilities and power of individual and collective...

Civic Stewardship

Community Engagement, Deepening Community, Community Building, Civic Engagement

On this Neighbourliness Community of Practice call, Bill Snyder of Civic Stewardship Initiative (CSI) presents some of his work and experiences in...

The Four-Legged Stool

Deepening Community, Publications

In this well written and thought provoking publication, John McKnight examines the analogy of the "three-legged stool" to describe how business,...

1,000 Conversations Final Report

Deepening Community, Case Studies, Publications

In the fall of 2012, Tamarack embarked on a journey to explore the experience of community across Canada. This report highlights the significant...

Community Engagement workshopLearn about Tamarack's upcoming learning calendar

Interested in expanding your knowledge and capacity to tackle the community issues you're facing? Tamarack hosts a number of in-person workshops as well as free online webinars and communities of practice to help you meet this challenge.

Explore upcoming opportunities