ERIC Number: ED237138
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Partners in Progress: A Marketing Prototype for Community Development.
Hettler, Charles W.
The community networking model presented in this report was prepared to aid community members in strenthening and developing the networking process among business, community service agencies, government, churches, arts, recreation, and education. The model is designed to be used in a workshop in which participants are grouped in teams of representatives from business, school, community service agencies, church, and government. The model includes presentations and projects designed to increase the participant's awareness of the business philosophy, the community education concept, and the networking process, as well as work sessions to enable the teams to develop local action plans for cooperation between the various community groups of the area. This report includes: (1) information on the purpose of the community networking model and the concept of networking; (2) workshop materials, including an agenda, forms, goal/activity charts, and sample letters; (3) recommendations for community development for educational institutions, businesses, churches, service organizations, and government; (4) information on promoting the workshop through local newspapers, radio, and other media; (5) suggested proposals for the participants to consider; (6) and "A Marketing Prototype for Community Development: Partners in Progress," by Charles Hettler. (AYC)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Community; Policymakers; Practitioners
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