Additional Authors

Benítez, Carlos; Danso, Kwofie

Publication Date

7-1-2003

Summary

Civic service is a long-term, intensive form of volunteering. This article reports on a global assessment of civic service, which identified 210 programs in 57 countries. Program goals and administrative partnerships suggest that civic service is a social development intervention. For civic service to achieve its potential, research is recommended regarding server inclusivity, goal accomplishment, and the nature and effect of partnerships.

Document Type

Working Paper

Category

Civic Engagement and Service

Category

Civic Engagement and Service

Subarea

Community and National Service

Original Citation

McBride, A. M., Benítez, C., & Danso, K. (2003). Civic service worldwide: Social development goals and partnerships (CSD Working Paper No. 03-13). St. Louis, MO: Washington University, Center for Social Development.

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.7936/K77M07DW

Project

Global Assessment of Civic Service

Keywords

community development, Global Assessment, social development

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