• Gather facts and statistics to describe your community. For example: How many persons live in the city and/or in the town? What were/are their cultural/racial characteristics? What were/ are their incomes, ages, political affiliations, and etc.?
• Analyze the implications of the changes in the community. Give special attention to how these changes may have impacted diverse populations and populations-at-risk. • Assess the current nature of interactions among different racial and economic population groups. How are these interactions impacting the community’s relationships with other communities