2017 Summit Report
Comprehensive notes from the summit, including recommendations, commentary, remarks and consensus decisions reached.
Mapping Community Development Work in Detroit
A report and discussion on the CDAD D[Comm] Tool that will eventually document and map where and how all of the community development work is now taking place in Detroit.
Neighborhood Vitality Success Framework
Findings and recommendations for a success framework, including support for a partnership with the City of Detroit to measure progress on “vital neighborhood” indicators.
Academic and Career Pathways
Findings and recommendations on the development of community development academic and career pathways that credential this work for everyone from grass roots leaders to mid-career professionals.
Findings and recommendations on a Community Development Capacity-Building Clearinghouse that would coordinate a systematic approach to supporting strong CDOs and Grass Roots Organizations.
Working Definition of Community Development
A revised working definition of community development, Community Development Organizations and Grass Roots Organzations in Detroit.
Report for BECDD Collaboration
Stakeholder responses to their and all Detroiters readiness to collaborate for the sake of their neighborhoods.
Equitable Development Perspectives
Stakeholder perspectives from the BECDD Kitchen Cabinets on the question, “What is equitable development in Detroit?”
Key Questions Related to Building a Community Development System
Perspectives from the BECDD Kitchen Cabinets on critical questions from “What are the strategies to organize a neighborhood voice?” to “What are the appropriate roles for city and state government in community development?”