Awards Update

The 2022 Awards Season is here! Updated dates and descriptions of each award can be found on our website. The link to the nominations form will appear on the website starting Monday, May 9. You can nominate a colleague for the Duane L. Gibson Distinguished Service Award, the Ted K. Bradshaw Outstanding Research Award, the Community Development […]

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April Updates – VC of Programs

The call for proposals just went out last week for the 2022 CDS Virtual Conference and is open through April 30, 2022. We look forward to reviewing your submissions! Please contact Mary Emery, Vice Chair Programs, at programs@CDSociety.org if you are interested in helping review submissions. We are working on putting together a very exciting conference […]

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April CDS Webinar

Community Development and Community Well-Being: Exploring Relational Frameworks and Constructs Rhonda Philips, Purdue University April 21, 12 noon Central Time (US) How happy are our communities? Community well-being (CWB) is gaining attention as an emerging construct for understanding the collective “wellness” of a city, town, or neighborhood. Many of the same aspects of CWB have long […]

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2022 CDS Conference – Call for Proposals

The Future of Community Development: The Field and the Society July 17-20, 2022 Deadline for submissions: April 30, 2022 Amidst an ongoing global pandemic, social uprisings, and a divisive political climate, these past few years have invited us all to reckon with our identities, our work, and our futures. Many are seeing with more clarity the […]

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March Updates – VC of Programs

The many working groups are busy preparing for July 17-20, 2022 CDS virtual conference, and are always looking for more bright minds and helpful hands. One of these, the Awards working group, chaired by Huston Gibson, will be announcing nominations next month. Take a look at the many awards opportunities, and start thinking about who you […]

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