Importance of Community Involvement
Today, the entire community requires the support of community involvement for it to grow. Giving back to the community what you have is what community involvement is. Community revolves around much to do with what we do on daily basis. For community involvement to be effective, it must be there in every corner of the world. Either you are literate or not, disabled or not, you have a role to play in the community.
The literate helps the community to grow through sharing ideas and correcting anything that they think it’s in the wrong direction. However, this can only be achieved by having unity in that particular area. Those persons who are not learned tend to become unwilling to support the community in one way or another. Developments in a community is portrayed when ignorance is curbed. Could you be stranded on the roles of community involvement? In this article, we will highlight some of the benefits experienced for community involvement.
Think about sharing of thoughts that can help you as a community. A times come when a certain issue is burning in your community. Such issues can be security, water catchment or any other thing that affects the community. Therefore, it is important as a community to share opinions on the issues tackling your life. Once ideas are shared, you find out that there is that one person who has given an idea that is the most preferred. It is important that once opinions are shared, you implement them with immediate effect so as to take effect to the public. However, the communities that do not share opinions, everyone decide on his or her own. In this case, those persons with low understanding will end up disadvantaged. When you make decisions together, it will be much easier to arrange them in order of preference.
The second importance of community involvement is that it provides the public with new information. Often you will be required to carry out a certain project in your community. Different people will give suggestions on how the project ought to be implemented. The project may require some skills either technical or scientific. If you are among those implementing the project then you will pass the knowledge to the community. The information will be shared with different people and they will be in a position to come up with a solid decision.
Ownership is the importance of community involvement. If a project you initially started as a community come out successful the community will be happy about it. The issues that arise and decision making will be all about the community because they did it as a whole. The good feeling catches one who is pretty sure that he or she was involved in a certain project for the community.