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Learn from Analogies

How do other kinds of collectives of people create connection and a sense of ownership and belonging?

How do other kinds of collectives of people create connection and a sense of ownership and belonging? Think about organisations, community groups, religions or sports clubs. What can we learn from these analogies?

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Extensive hiking trails all over Switzerland build a great platform for community and environmental respect. Building community space allows one to stay connected with one another.

Extensive hiking trails all over Switzerland build a great platform for community and environmental respect. Building community space allows one to stay connected with one another.

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Local businesses in La Grange, IL host a Halloween walk, a holiday lights festival, choose a summer visual theme, and host summer street parties, earning it the title "best transit suburb".

Local businesses in La Grange, IL host a Halloween walk, a holiday lights festival, choose a summer visual theme, and host summer street parties, earning it the title "best transit suburb".

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Remixing the classic dinner party in order to build and strengthen community, raise awareness on local issues, and develop new and lasting partnerships.

Remixing the classic dinner party in order to build and strengthen community, raise awareness on local issues, and develop new and lasting partnerships.

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A toolkit that helps community groups to work together to decide on what issues are important to them in their community. It generates ideas so groups can go on to plan activities and services for their local area.

A toolkit that helps community groups to work together to decide on what issues are important to them in their community. It generates ideas so groups can go on to plan activities and services for their local area.

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Inneract Project allows professionals to teach design classes to middle school students within the San Francisco Bay Area. Classes are free, all on Saturdays, and include a range of disciplines: graphic design, architecture, photography and fashion.

Inneract Project allows professionals to teach design classes to middle school students within the San Francisco Bay Area. Classes are free, all on Saturdays, and include a range of disciplines: graphic design, architecture, photography and fashion.

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The traditional definition of a farmer's market involves local farmer's selling produce to its local community members. The way I see it, the farmer's market represents something more. It represents COMMUNITY.

The traditional definition of a farmer's market involves local farmer's selling produce to its local community members. The way I see it, the farmer's market represents something more. It represents COMMUNITY.

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Every year, one day during September, more than 20,000 volunteers get together and clean all the beaches, rivers and lakes of the country (Dominican
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Every year, one day during September, more than 20,000 volunteers get together and clean all the beaches, rivers and lakes of the country (Dominican Republic).

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Neighborhood activity centers are setup by the city. Local residents organize a program of sustained activities relevant to the community. These programs are scored and popularized in the real estate market to create economic value for the community.

Neighborhood activity centers are setup by the city. Local residents organize a program of sustained activities relevant to the community. These programs are scored and popularized in the real estate market to create economic value for the community.

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Using the fact that 80% of Singaporeans live in flats, why not create extra living space on top of them? Such is the situation in New York where rooftops are converted into living spaces through the creation of gardens/greenhouses. City farming ftw!

Using the fact that 80% of Singaporeans live in flats, why not create extra living space on top of them? Such is the situation in New York where rooftops are converted into living spaces through the creation of gardens/greenhouses. City farming ftw!

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