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PlaceMatters

Placematters strives “to support the creation and maintenance of sustainable and vibrant communities and regions through the application of innovative decision making tools and methods.”

Content type:
organization
Organization Type:
Non-profit/NGO
Keyword(s):
community inventory,
data analysis & collection,
decision-making,
environmental sustainability,
facilitation & dialogue,
government,
implementation,
project design & management,
public participation & outreach,
scenario planning,
values-based planning,
visualization

AmericaSpeaks

AmericaSpeaks is a consulting firm specializing in public engagement for decision making. The group uses various high- and low-tech tools and methodologies to bring diverse groups of citizens together to discuss and deliberate community issues.

Content type:
organization
Organization Type:
Non-profit/NGO
Keyword(s):
data analysis & collection,
decision-making,
diversity,
facilitation & dialogue,
government,
public participation & outreach

EnCompass, LLC

EnCompass is a women-owned consulting firm that seeks to enhance the impact and capacity of government, corporations, and nonprofits through customized services in organizational and leadership development, training, and evaluation.

Content type:
organization
Organization Type:
Private firm
Keyword(s):
community inventory,
decision-making,
facilitation & dialogue,
public participation & outreach,
values-based planning,
visioning

Orton Family Foundation

Through engagement with non-profits, local planning agencies, and local residents, the Orton Family Foundation helps small cities and towns navigate growth and change while enhancing their heart and soul.

Content type:
organization
Organization Type:
Philanthropy
Keyword(s):
community character & design,
community inventory,
decision-making,
facilitation & dialogue,
project design & management,
public participation & outreach,
scenario planning,
storytelling,
values-based planning

Active Voice

Active Voice is a group of strategists dedicated to inspiring people to make change. The organization consults communities or other organizations to develop strategies for sharing complex issues about community and society.

Content type:
organization
Organization Type:
Private firm
Keyword(s):
decision-making,
facilitation & dialogue,
implementation,
indicators & monitoring,
project design & management,
public participation & outreach,
storytelling

Advantage Initiative

A project of the Visiting Nurse Service of New York, AdvantAge Initiative seeks to build elder-friendly communities that support and utilize older adults.

Content type:
organization
Organization Type:
Non-profit/NGO

The Asset-Based Community Development Institute

An outreach organization dedicated to research, training, and education about community capacity-building, the Asset-Based Community Development Institute focuses on identifying assets and strengths within communities in order to make them stronger.

Content type:
organization
Organization Type:
Educational or Research Institute
Keyword(s):
community inventory,
data analysis & collection,
decision-making,
facilitation & dialogue,
project design & management,
public participation & outreach,
values-based planning

Center for Digital Storytelling

A California-based NGO dedicated to helping individuals (young and old, across the country) tell stories and listen to others.

Content type:
organization
Organization Type:
Non-profit/NGO
Keyword(s):
arts ,
diversity,
facilitation & dialogue,
public participation & outreach,
storytelling

Center for the Study of History and Memory

An academic research center dedicated to using first-person narratives as methods of documenting 20th century history.

Content type:
organization
Organization Type:
Educational or Research Institute
Keyword(s):
community inventory,
data analysis & collection,
facilitation & dialogue,
public participation & outreach,
storytelling

Center for Understanding the Built Environment

The overall goal of CUBE, a non-profit, is to help children and adults to understand and value the built environment, to think critically about development and design, and to participate and act responsibly in their communities.

Content type:
organization
Organization Type:
Non-profit/NGO
Keyword(s):
arts ,
community character & design,
decision-making,
facilitation & dialogue,
public participation & outreach,
visualization,
youth