The Common Good

Helene Slessarev

Articles by Helene Slessarev

Faith-based community organizing is taking off---with benefits for both community and church.

The East Brooklyn Congregations (EBC) literally have rebuilt an entire community by securing the funding to erect 2,300 single family homes in a devastated section of Oceanhill-Brownsville...

Baltimoreans United in Leadership Development (BUILD), a faith-based organizing network in Baltimore, won the first municipal living wage ordinance in the country in 1994.