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Welcome to Kommuniti HQ 

Building community capacity can be very subjective and there is definitely no one size fits all, and who would ever want that, but as Einstein once said..... "The definition of insanity is continuing to do the same thing and expecting a different result".

Too many people are facing rising poverty, inequality, and financial insecurity while the powerful few get wealthier.

Although rivers of wealth flow through local places, traditional economic development, focused on investment diverts it, with profits and dividends often being extracted by sophisticated investors.

Community Wealth Building is an alternative; it is a collaborative approach that builds locally controlled economies that put communities first.

Watch this video from our Collaborative partners at CLES and if it resonates with you, then you are in the right place, heading in the same direction with many of us, Locally, Nationally and Internationally.

Economic development professionals and city mayors are working in partnership with foundations, anchor institutions, unions, community organisations, progressive business networks, workers, and community residents. 

What’s emerging is a systems approach to creating an inclusive, sustainable economy where all can thrive. 

The work is place-based, fed by the power of anchor institutions, and built on locally rooted and broadly held ownership. It’s about Building Community Wealth and Well-being.

KOMMUNITI HQ - A profit-for-purpose social business

PURPOSE - Help make Cities and Communities, Inclusive, Safe, Resilient and Sustainable
National Network of Community Owned Development Trusts
VISION - Localised Economic Activity is Sustainable for the Wellbeing of People and the Planet

Our Events Link - bit.ly/KommunitiHQEvents

A Community Wealth and Well-being pilot has begun within the City of Joondalup Local Government Authority (LGA) in Western Australia.

Utilising the Nextdoor platform, we have built a network of over 1200+ members in our Kingsley 6026 Hub. We have begun offering these members an opportunity to join one of the many planned Meetups, Groups, Activities, Workshops, and Events that bring our Kommuniti closer together.


Kommuniti Members - Community Wellbeing

  • Nextdoor Kommuniti - FREE Instantly connect with your neighbours and neighbourhood
  • Social Media Groups (Public and Private) and E-Updates FREE
  • Kommuniti Kafe Meetup - FREE Meets at least monthly at the local coffee shop 
  • Kommuniti Walking Group - FREE Heart Foundation endorsed walking groups  
  • Edible Gardens Kommuniti - FREE Grow-Share-Eat 
  • Kommuniti Social Outings (list price) Communities that play together, stay together
  • Workshops and Events (list price)  Learn more about community well-being

Kommuniti Subscribers - Community Wealth Building

  • Annual Subscription  - LGA Development Trust Fund
  • Social Klub Outings (discounted)
  • Workshops and Events (up to 50% off list price)
  • Kommuniti Lotto Syndicate (1 share)
  • Eligible for Delegates, Leaders, Facilitators and Secretaries nomination.

Kommuniti Kouncil - Community-Owned Companies and Development Trusts

  • By Invitation Only
  • Kommuniti Membership and Subscription included
  • Education and Mentorship
  • Workshop Crewing
  • Board Eligibility (Future)
  • Institute of Community Directors Membership
  • Employment Opportunities
  • Syndicated Investment Opportunities

Keep up to date with our continued growth by becoming a FREE Kommuniti member HERE 

Kindest regards

Allan 'Big Al' Connolly
Founder and Managing Director
LI: linkedin.com/in/bigalconnolly

Kommuniti has many references and resources that it draws from and collaborates with many organisations with the same aim. We are aligned with the UN Sustainable Goals and in particular  #SDG11 Sustainable Cities and Communities.

Governance - we use circles of sociocracy to make decisions by consent as equals and not the consensus of a vociferous few. We elect officers to the governance work of our circles and sub-circles.