Abundant Community Edmonton: Neighboring Movement.org by SoCe Life has learned many of it's neighboring techniques from Abundant Community Edmonton in Alberta, Canada. Abundant Community Edmonton is a neighborhood engagement and organization approach – basically, a way to build a culture of connection one neighborly conversation at a time. Visit their website here: https://www.edmonton.ca/programs_services/for_communities/abundant-community-edmonton.aspx
Wichita District 3 City Council Member James Clendenin: James has been an avid supporter of the Neighboring Movement.org by SoCe Life for several years. He represents District 3 and works tirelessly to hear the concerns of the neighborhoods and impact positive change in Wichita.
Grantors: Neighboring Movement.org by SoCe Life has been a grateful recipient of grants from the Knight Foundation via the Wichita Community Foundation, the Kansas Health Foundation, and the Great Plains United Methodist Church.
Missional Wisdom Foundation: Missional Wisdom Foundation has spent years offering new forms of leadership development throughout the United Methodist Church and in other denominations. From that work they have discovered a lack of resources for faith communities wanting to engage their neighborhoods. This is especially the case when looking for leadership resources that focus on the giftedness of communities instead of the needs. Learn more at www.missionalwisdom.com