Thursday, May 14, 2009

"a sense of belonging and of accountability"

Our most frequent topic of conversation had to do with community, what it meant, how to foster and build it. John (Gardner) believed humans thrive in relationships to each other and that communities in which each individual feels a sense of belonging and of accountability are key to our individual and societal success.

From The Blue Sweater by Jacqueline Novogratz

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