Circles Mental Model - Part 2
How It Works...In More Detail

Resource Teams - a group of community volunteers who serve on teams to support Circles.

Services Team - serves as ambassadors to local organizations and other community stakeholders. Develops donation streams, networks community resources and assists with access to key community relationships.

Big View & Cliff Effects Team - identifies, discusses and problem-solves systemic barriers to getting out of poverty.

Recruiting Team - assists with recruitment of Allies and Circle Leaders; works to publicize Circles and makes presentations to groups as part of the recruitment process.

Jobs & Education Team - builds social capital with employers and educational institutions in the community. Assists Circle Leaders with job readiness skills and employment preparation tools.

Community Team - arranges the logistics of the Weekly Community meeting (children's' programming, food, location setup)