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40 Ways Anyone Can Build Assets . Northside Asset Builders Coalition May 2 & 4, 2009 . Welcome!. You accepted an invitation to: learn about the asset building framework Identify ways to work together to promote developmental assets Be part of shaping how this will look in Northside.

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40 ways anyone can build assets

40 Ways Anyone Can Build Assets

Northside Asset Builders Coalition

May 2 & 4, 2009

welcome
Welcome!

You accepted an invitation to:

  • learn about the asset building framework
  • Identify ways to work together to promote developmental assets
  • Be part of shaping how this will look in Northside
introductions
Introductions
  • Assets make me think of…
  • I am interested in asset building because…
  • My hope for the children and youth of my community is…
common interests
Common Interests
  • We care about young people
  • We’re concerned about their well being
  • Sometimes aren’t sure what to do
a positive approach developmental assets
A Positive Approach…Developmental Assets
  • Represents common wisdom
  • Based on research conducted by Search Institute
two shifts
Two Shifts

First Shift

From fixing young people’s problems to

Promoting young people’s strengths

two shifts8
Two Shifts

Second Shift

Beyond programs to Relationships

a new view
A New View

From…

Young people’s problems

Professional’s work

Young people absorbing resources

Troubled young people

To…

Young people’s strengths

Everyone’s work

Young people as resources

All young people

asset building moves us
From…

Problem focus

Reactive

Blaming

Crisis management

Competition

Despair

TO…

Positive focus

Proactive behavior

Claiming responsibility

Vision building

Cooperation

Hope

Asset Building moves us…
developmental assets
Developmental Assets

Eight types of assets in two categories:

  • External assets
  • Internal assets
external assets
External Assets
  • Support
  • Empowerment
  • Boundaries & Expectations
  • Constructive Use of Time
internal assets
Internal Assets
  • Commitment to Learning
  • Positive Values
  • Social Competencies
  • Positive Identity
thinking about the young people you know
Thinking about the young people you know…
  • What assets do you believe are strongest ?
  • What assets are most lacking?
  • What do you think are the average number of assets among young people?
gaps in assets among youth
Gaps in Assets Among Youth

31–40 Assets

9%

0–10 Assets

15%

21–30 Assets

35%

11–20 Assets

41%

asset based principles
Asset Based Principles
  • Strengths more than risks
  • Relationships more than programs
  • All adults and youth, not just professionals and parents
  • Engagement more than services
  • Unleashing, not controlling or directing
  • Long term, not a quick fix
what we want
What We Want
  • We need local leaders and volunteers to help connect the dots
  • Share your energy and enthusiasm
  • Support/participate in planning and hosting local asset building workshops/activities
cave people
CAVE People

Citizens

Against

Virtually

Everything

regional resources
Regional Resources
  • Ohio Resource Network (ORN)
    • www.ebasedprevention.org
  • Asset Builders Alliance
    • www.ouraba.org/
  • ASAP Center
    • www.asapcenter.org/
contact search institute
Contact Search Institute

www.search-institute.org

800-888-7828

thank you
Thank You

We truly value your dedication

and commitment