BookStorming for Social Change

by: Heather on 01/26/2009
Posted in: Activism

If books, meaningful and insightful discussions, community engagement and creating social change to make a difference are some of your passions, then check out BookStorming for Social Change. The brainchild of activist Grace Soyao, BookStorming is a unique book club that reads books that allow members to know, learn, and share opinions and insights on various social issues which will inspire them to to create projects that will impact the community.

To become a BookStormer, first find and gather a group of 8 to 10 people who will BookStorm with you on a regular basis e.g. every 8 weeks. Check out the BookStorming for Social Change Guide here to kickstart your own BookStorming community. After every BookStorming session, create and initiate activities based on the theme of the book that will impact your community.

Ready to BookStorm? We have some book ideas. (Surprise!) Click on the cover images below to check out some of our suggestions for great BookStorming sessions. Other thoughts? Leave them in the comments section below.

Weapons of Mass Instruction      Depletion and Abundance

Small is Possible      Ecopreneuring


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