Resources Overview

The Institute harvests and curates resources from the field to help community organization professionals stay well equipped with tools and abreast of the newest innovations and research for their work. This library was curated in response to a need heard many times.


Training Materials

You can find materials from past trainings here.

MKI Research

The Mel King Institute works with practitioners and experts to research emerging, salient topics and report on key insights for the community development field to incorporate.


Read breaking research in Community Organizing & Planning, Economic Development, Nonprofit Governance, and Real Estate Development in our Reports library.

Newsletter Archive

Check out our most recent newsletters here.


Find and use tools to help you problem solve and accomplish your work.

Funding Opportunites

 Check out the latest funding opportunites to help you launch and sustain programs that build communities