Education for Empowerment: Creating a Community Action Scholars Program

  • Daniel Folkman University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Keywords: Higher Education, Community Partnerships

Abstract

The Community Action Scholars Program at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee provides education and training in organizational design and leadership to grassroots organizations and neighborhood residents. Insights drawn from lessons learned about university-community collaboratives during this experience have an ultimate goal of empowering community residents.
Published
1997-01-01