Why community assets?

  • Engage with residents
  • Positive story of the community
  • Highlight community strengths
  • Recognize gaps
  • Discuss opportunities
  • Help mobilize a community

Asset Mapping

  • Local Assets are the Building Block to Communities
  • Uncovers talents and skills (resources) found in the community
  • Internally focused—relies on community, not outsiders
  • Create your own story of your community•Snapshot process, Not a full inventory

For the complete presentation use the link below.

B. Borden,M. Rebori, J. Lednicky, L.Thomas 2020, Asset Mapping for Humboldt County: Every community has a story, Extension,University of Nevada, Reno

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