Common Good

Working together for the common good in North Lexington.

Our Mission at Common Good exists to advance wholistic community development in North Lexington through leadership, education, recreation, and spiritual formation. Common Good's Vision is for our community to live up to its God-given potential evidenced by thriving children with strong families in flourishing neighborhoods. Our desire is that community members be reconciled to God and each other.

Common Good Community Development Corporation is a faith-based, non-profit that focuses on programming for children, youth and families living in under-resourced neighborhoods North Lexington.

OUR MINISTRY PHILOSOPHY

We seek to live out the eight principles of Christian community development, developed by John Perkins and other practitioners at the Christian Community Development Association. The eight principles are as follows:

  1. Relocation
  2. Reconciliation
  3. Redistribution
  4. Leadership development
  5. Listening to the community
  6. Church-based
  7. Wholistic approach
  8. Empowerment

OUR MISSION

Common Good exists to advance wholistic community development in North Lexington through leadership, education, recreation, and spiritual formation.

OUR VISION

Common Good's vision is for our community to live up to its God-given potential evidenced by thriving children with strong families in flourishing neighborhoods. Our desire is that community members be reconciled to God and each other.

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