People Places, Listens
“Every single person has experiences and abilities that can add unique value to their community. The challenge is to create the conditions for the expression of those abilities and the platform for which to see them.
Existing organizations who should likewise be recognized in the network.
The initial identifying criteria is relatively subjective. Over time however one may presume a gradual implementation of stricter standards for inclusion.
Individuals or groups who are actively engaged in promoting the public good. This may include facilitating a discourse, providing an appropriate operational framework, or introducing a compelling vision.
Create community solidarity
Promote the public good,
Provide access to civic resources