by Mike Clark – When I explain my work in the field of collective impact and systems design, I have some go-to phrases, like:
Germantown Systemic Change Initiative
Collective Impact: Three Basic Questions
by .famvin | Mar 9, 2016 | Formation, Systemic change
by Mike Clark In providing services and programs to assist those in poverty, there are several basic questions we need...
Collective Impact in Systemic Change
by .famvin | Feb 10, 2016 | Formation, Systemic change
by Mike Clark Is there an impact -- a collective impact - -that can be demonstrated in a systemic change initiative?...
Art as Prophecy: A Man for Our Times
by Aidan R. Rooney, C.M. | Aug 27, 2015 | News
Seeking Justice & Redemption, Shining Hope & Love People associated with the Germantown Systemic Change Initiative (Philadelphia, PA, USA) often find creative ways to address continuing structural issues that surround impoverished people and frustrate their...
Serve: Germantown Systemic Change Initiative
by Vincentian Family Office | Jun 29, 2015 | Formation, Vincentian Family, Year of Vincentian Collaboration
The Germantown Systemic Change Initiative (GSCI) is a project aimed at improving the lives of the vulnerable citizens of the Germantown neighborhood of Philadelphia by building meaningful collaboration among community-based organizations and creating a collective...
Three years in the making… creating a backbone
by John Freund, CM | Sep 15, 2014 | Systemic change
Three years in the making… creating a backbone. In 2010, following a Vincentian Family Gathering in Belleville, Illinois, people from 15 Vincentian-affiliated organizations in Germantown met to answer the question “so what now?”