Publication Date

7-1-2003

Summary

This article explores the extent to which congregations in the United States share social responsibility through social services and community development programs. The questions addressed are: Are African American congregations more involved than their interracial and White counterparts in social and community services? Are African American congregations more involved than their interracial and White counterparts in community development?

Document Type

Working Paper

Category

Civic Engagement and Service

Subarea

Community and National Service

Original Citation

Boddie, S. C. (2003). Faith-based organizations and the sharing of social responsibility: Comparing the community programs of African American, interracial, and white congregations (CSD Working Paper No. 03-15). St. Louis, MO: Washington University, Center for Social Development.

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.7936/K7J67GCN

Keywords

African American, faith-based organizations, community development, in-depth interview, cross-sectional analysis, race

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