With a briefcase and a motorcycle, a banker in India gets poor communities on their feet—and, in the process, blurs the lines between finance and community organizing.
Churches are rediscovering their role as community centers, helping to relocalize and revitalize struggling communities.
Sarah van Gelder discusses "America: The Remix," YES! Magazine's Spring 2010 issue.
In the wake of disaster, a women's movement is working to rewrite the dynamics of power and build a more nurturing and humane Haiti.
How residents of Santa Fe are breaking down barriers and growing closer as a community.
Many displaced Haitians are turning to neighbors, family, and peasant organizations in the countryside for help.
The tradition of Carnival teaches us that resistance to the status quo can be a pleasure and an adventure.
Could international organizations offer Haitians a way to stay fed while maintaining dignity and security? Grassroots models show that the answer is yes.