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Strategic Care, Sector by Sector: Traverse Bay Area’s GivEm40 24.7

  • Michael J. Nakkula
  • Karen C. Foster
  • Marc Mannes
  • Shenita Bolstrom
Chapter
Part of the The Search Institute Series on Developmentally Attentive Community and Society book series (SISS, volume 7)

Abstract

We begin our presentation of the eight Healthy Communities • Healthy Youth (HC • HY) initiatives with Traverse Bay Area’s GivEm40 24.7 (GivEm40) to illustrate an initiative that intentionally chose to go sector deep versus spreading its efforts equally across a multitude of community sectors. The hallmark of GivEm40 is the exceptional buy-in of the educational system, with all 19 of the area school system superintendents making strong commitments to the initiative. By beginning our presentation of the HC • HY approaches with a model that emphasizes sector-specific depth as its starting point, we are positioned to build toward applications that prioritize more complex cross-sector collaborations.

Keywords

Youth Development Focus Group Participant Positive Youth Development Homeless Youth Community Sector 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael J. Nakkula
    • 1
  • Karen C. Foster
    • 2
  • Marc Mannes
    • 3
  • Shenita Bolstrom
    • 4
  1. 1.Division of Applied Psychology-Human DevelopmentGraduate School of Education, University of PennsylvaniaPhiladelphiaUSA
  2. 2.AndoverUSA
  3. 3.Search InstituteMinneapolisUSA
  4. 4.Medtronic, Inc.MinneapolisUSA

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