Defining Civic Involvement

How do you define civic involvement? In this section, we spend some time crafting personal definitions of civic involvement and discussing the implications of defining civic involvement.

We introduce the concept of reflection and then combine reflection and meaningful service with the intention of deepening the civic commitment of your volunteers.

Goals:

In this section on Defining Civic Involvement we will:

  • Define terms for civic involvement
  • Review the rules for national service programs
  • Define reflection
  • Explore reflection activity ideas

Let's begin by looking at the Service to Civics model...