Neighborhood Development

Carna Resources Group is a business incubator and services provider.   We manage community engagement partnerships between local neighborhood groups, private, academic, and government sectors for entrepreneurship, career, quality-of-life, and economic development.   Our management services make business partnerships more accessible, productive, and equitable.   For example, Carna Resources cost-sharing services fill opportunity and labiality gaps that enable local neighborhood small and medium size businesses to convert entrepreneurial philanthropy into sustainable enterprises with meaningful careers and quality of life community development.   Read More

 

PlexLearning Technology  

We help local neighborhood Shared Interest Community (SIC) groups to maximize net benefits technology offers while minimizing risks new technology bring.   Our PlexLearning technology enables SICs to benefit from Research to Practice Partnerships (RPP) that affirms what they view as important.   For example, trusting spaces with proximal learning and best practices that help people think for themselves when navigating ebbs and flows from new relationships, changing markets, and competing interests.   We use Plexlearning technology to promote a culture of continuous life-long learning that is needed to fully participate in twenty-first century society.   Read More 

 

Entrepreneurial Philanthropy

Our Entrepreneurial Philanthropy partnership programs are uniquely designed for each neighborhood community.   Our special partnership with the Education for Development and Support Network Foundation (www.edsn.org) allows us to integrate participants’ experiences into welcoming and affirming program activities that help to protect against predatory agency, financial entrapment, marginalization, hostile prejudices and chronic hopelessness.   These programs enable people at different stages of life, career, and vocation to stay relevant, hopeful, and purposefully engaged with their village or neighborhood community in whatever situations they find themselves.    Read More