What is a community?

It’s about people.

 

First and foremost, community is not a place, a building, or an organization; nor is it an exchange of information over the Internet. Community is both a feeling and a set of relationships among people. People form and maintain communities to meet common needs.

Members of a community have a sense of trust, belonging, safety, and caring for each other. They have an individual and collective sense that they can, as part of that community, influence their environments and each other.

Read more from "What is a community anyway?" by David M. Chavis & Kien Lee.

Community Calendar

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Let's Work Together

If you have ideas to help us build community or want to partner to launch an initiative in print or online, contact us at donerik@daytonweeklyonline.com with an overview.