Wartburg was the recipient
of “2010 MacJannet Prize for
Community Builders is a project which brings together people of all ages who discuss and share what it takes to build a sense of local and global community and the value of doing so. The purpose ofCommunity Builders is to help people be better citizens by talking about the importance of community, practicing the skills that can help improve communities, and engaging in projects that support communities.
Each participant is placed in a “neighborhood” which has 7 to 12 people of various ages led by Wartburg students. Neighborhood meetings are scheduled 5 times during each semester.