COIN (Civic Opportunities Initiative Network)

COIN Conceptual Framework

  • Promise–The COIN Promise guarantees a reward for satisfactory achievement
  • Service–Students work with community organizers to address critical issues
  • Power and Value of Community –Community offers stability and meaning, reflected through CBOs.
  • Participation and Youth Leadership –Values-based learning and experience strengthens commitment to communities and civic engagement
  • Social and Emotional Learning(SEL) enables COIN elements work together effectively


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