Although you will want to tailor your center to your own interests and personal goals, please incorporate these ideas as a lens:
1. What community resources will be used to help with the planning of this effort?
Besides the assistance of local colleges and universities, community colleges, vocational and technical institutions, community resources also take the form of military bases, local religious and spiritual centers and institutions, computer centers and businesses, local governmental organizations, and a myriad of other resources.
2. Grants require matching funds (each grant dollar must be matched by money from the community receiving the grant). How will the community generate these matching funds?
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