What is a Collective?


As the BUDs do their work and the network grows, people begin to coalesce around common interests or tasks that need to get done. Such groups can become Collectives (or if they choose to participate in communal living Communities).There are a number of different kinds of Collectives-each has a structure implied by the task to be performed, but no 2 collectives function alike. The basic kinds of Collectives are:




Alternative Institutions




Community Maintenance Groups




Source: Building Social Change Communities

Contributors: Peter Woodrow

Suggested Reading: Building Social Change Communities