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Move society forward by building stronger communities


The Harwood Institute partners with individuals, organizations and communities in order to create lasting, positive change.

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Mobilize & Inspire your Community →

Start making progress on tough issues


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Learn to Turn Outward to accelerate your impact


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Challenge conventional wisdom on critical issues


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Innovate on the toughest challenges facing communities


For Libraries

Communities today need libraries more than ever. As a trusted community institution, you can bring people together and turn your library into a potent force for change by harnessing the can-do spirit of community to solve local challenges. We’re working with hundreds of libraries across America. It’s the fastest growing work The Harwood Institute has done in 30 years.

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For Australia

Australians embrace a society where everyone has a voice and a fair go. But too many people feel over-consulted with little action resulting. Creating an inclusive community recognizes that place based efforts need to be rooted in community context and one size definitely doesn’t fit all. Our approach is now spreading across the country of Australia—to major foundations, leading NGOs and private sector companies.

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