A COMMUNITY SPIRIT
That is aspirational and widely embraced can -- like an American Spirit -- motivate us, help us feel a part of something bigger than ourselves, and stir a generous spirit toward each other.
You can get involved.
We include below a downloadable guide to identifying a community spirit. In addition, we include a guide for holding a discussion among friends or neighbors to tell the stories that bring home your community spirit or the American Spirit. We'll post some of those stories on this website.
IDENTIFYING A COMMUNITY SPIRIT
Identifying a Community Spirit
is a step-by-step guide for coming to consensus on your community’s spirit. Read online. Download PDF. Read the executive summary.
HOSTING A CONVERSATION ABOUT THE AMERICAN OR COMMUNITY SPIRIT AMONG NEIGHBORS AND FRIENDS
Hosting American Spirit Storytelling Conversations: A Brief Guide with 18 Ideas
offers pointers on planning, sending notice, facilitating, and following up on a small meeting to bring home the American spirit or the spirit within your community. Download PDF.