Volunteerism

As planners, we are regularly use mobile apps and are increasingly engaging with mobile tools, as noted in the annual app update. Blog Post
Mar 28, 2015   By Jennifer Evans-Cowley
Citiscope examines the organizing and volunteer efforts of citizens in Athens, Greece in response to the country's economic crisis.
Jan 25, 2015   Citiscope
In an effort to tap into new users, companies like Google and Microsoft are racing to map the winding, informal streets of Brazil's slums in Rio de Janeiro.
Sep 25, 2014   The Wall Street Journal
The story of Hantz Woodlands—and a local philanthropist's vision to transform urban blight into an urban forest.
May 19, 2014   The Detroit News
Connecting existing assets and social networks with very little additional monetary investment can generate returns in lean times, writes Hazel Borys.
Jun 15, 2012   PlaceShakers