Community organizing is a process where people who live near to each other come together into an organization due to same interests. As time passes by, it become increasingly well-known for being an honorable profession.
Community organizers generally assume that social change necessarily involves conflict and social struggle in order to generate collective power for the powerless. Community organizing has as a core goal the generation of durable power for an organization representing the community. It allowing it to influence key decision-makers on a range of issues over time. In the ideal, for example, this can get community-organizing groups a place at the table before important decisions are made. Community organizers work with and develop new local leaders, facilitating coalitions and assisting in the development of campaigns.
In short, community organizers are responsible for uniting people to work together to solve problems and make the community better.
Pangasinan Women Development conducts seminars and services to reunite communities all over the Ilocos region. Inquire for our services by visit our contact page.